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Call for submissions for ttff/15 now open

Posted  March 4, 2015

The call for submissions for the tenth edition of the trinidad+tobago film festival (ttff), which takes place from 15 to 29 September, is now open. The ttff seeks to highlight excellence in filmmaking through the exhibition of fiction and documentary feature and short films made in T&T, the Caribbean and its diaspora. The Festival therefore […]

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ttff heads to Guadeloupe, Curacao film festivals

Posted  March 3, 2015

Members of the ttff team will be heading out this month to visit two partner film festivals in the region. First, we head North to Guadeloupe on 13 March for the 21st Festival Régional et International du Cinéma de Guadeloupe (FEMI). This is one of the oldest film festivals in the Caribbean, and a longstanding […]

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Caribbean filmmakers shine at International Film Festival Rotterdam

Posted  February 9, 2015

In another sign that Trinidad and Tobago and the Caribbean’s film industry is beginning to take off, a number of regional filmmakers and films made their mark at the International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR) in the Netherlands, which ran from January 21 to February 1. Included among these filmmakers was a T&T contingent comprising Damian […]

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Ray Funk brings Calypso Craze to Carnival Film Series

Posted  January 20, 2015

For the third year in a row, the trinidad and tobago film festival (ttff) will feature a presentation of never-before-seen footage of vintage calypso, pan and mas, by Alaska-based retired judge and Carnival researcher, Ray Funk. This event—the final installment in the ttff’s Carnival Film Series (CFS)—will will take place on Sunday 25 January at […]

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carnival film series back with a bang

Posted  January 7, 2015

Carnival Film Series to honour The Mighty Sparrow, Lord Superior, Pan! and the Calypso Craze The trinidad+tobago film festival is starting off its 10th anniversary celebrations on a high note with its 5th annual Carnival Film Series (CFS). Over the past four years, the CFS has presented diverse and unusual representations of Carnival on film […]

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