After Mas is acquired by the Museum of the African Diaspora in San Francisco and shown as part of their En Mas’ film series
After Mas screens at the Horniman Museum as part of their Carnival Late series. Curated by MASH Cinema.
Screening of After Mas at the “Carnival Expo” in London. The film is also bought by Brown’s University in USA.
After Mas screens at the “London Is The Place For Me” event at The Tabernacle, Notting Hill
After Mas is selected for the Edinburgh Short Film Festival.
The film is screened in Nevis in the open-air festival organised by ChantiMedia and the Caribbean Film Academy
Return to Trinidad to shoot my new film Dreams in Transit, a documentary about home, belonging and migration.
After Mas is selectd for Reel World Film Festival in Toronto
After Mas is selected for the London Short Film Festival!
Extended interview with me in ARC, the leading Caribbean Arts magazine. Read it here.
AFTER MAS WINS AN AWARD! After playing to packed audiences at the Trinidad + Tobago Film Festival, I was delighted that After Mas picked up an award at its very first festival: Best Local Short 2013. Thanks to all the brilliant cast & crew!
Meanwhile, the "RBC Focus: Filmmakers Immersion" was an inspiring experience. My movie project "Blanchicheuse" has evolved into a fully formed feature-length treatment that pleasingly seemed to have many listeners gripped! Made a lot of new great contacts, several of whom have asked to read a full script. So, on with the next stage of writing…
I have received a new award from the Trinidad & Tobago Film Company – a grant to make my poetic documentary 'essay' Dreams In Transit. Featuring poetry from Vahni Caplideo and an onscreen presence from actress Martina Laird that blurs the boundary between reality and fiction, Dreams… will explore the meaning of "home". Need to find just a bit of extra finance now…
Just heard I have been selected for the Trinidad + Tobago Film Festival "RBC Focus: Filmmakers Immersion" week led by award-winning Argentinian producer/director Julia Solomonoff. They've invited 10 filmmakers from around the Caribbean to hone their feature film projects and then will award a cash prize to the winning pitch! I'll let you know how it goes…
The Trinidad & Tobago Film Company have awarded me a travel grant to come to Port of Spain from London for the film festival. Yippee!
After Mas is selected for Trinidad + Tobago Film Festival 2013
Complete all post-production. After Mas is finished! Phew! Now on to the next one…