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Fugees’ Pras Michel to attend ttff opening for premiere of Sweet Micky for President

Posted  July 28, 2015

Pras Michel of hip-hop legends the Fugees will attend the September 15 opening night gala at the 2015 trinidad+tobago film festival (ttff), where the documentary Sweet Micky for President will have its Caribbean premiere. The remarkable story of Michel Martelly’s run to become President of Haiti, Sweet Micky for President won both the Audience and […]

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Christina Lazaridi to lead RBC Focus: Filmmakers’ Immersion at ttff/15

Posted  July 20, 2015

Academy Award nominee Christina Lazaridi has been announced as the facilitator for this year’s RBC Focus: Filmmakers’ Immersion at the tenth annual trinidad+tobago film festival (ttff), taking place September 15–29. Lazaridi was nominated for an Academy Award for her work on the WWII short drama One Day Crossing (2001). Her latest feature film is Coming […]

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Participating projects announced for first Caribbean Film Mart

Posted  July 10, 2015

Fifteen feature-film projects from ten countries will participate in the inaugural Caribbean Film Mart (CFM), taking place at the 2015 trinidad+tobago film festival (ttff) in September, it was announced today. The CFM will give the 15 selected filmmakers with Caribbean films in development and pre-production the opportunity to meet with 30 international film producers, sales […]

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ttff celebrates ten years with ten classic Caribbean films

Posted  July 6, 2015

The trinidad+tobago film festival (ttff) today unveiled the first selections for this year’s edition of the Festival with the announcement that ten classic Caribbean films will form part of the 2015 lineup. These ten films will screen in a special sidebar to the main programme, in honour of the ttff’s tenth anniversary. The Festival takes […]

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Film festival looking for young people to serve on youth jury

Posted  June 24, 2015

Are you a young person who loves movies? If so, the trinidad + tobago film festival (ttff) invites you to apply to be a member of the jury for the bpTT Youth Jury Prize at the ttff/15, which runs from September 15–29. Established in 2014, the youth jury prize seeks to stimulate interest in cinema […]

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