Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Caribbean Film Series at BAM: Brown Girl Begins

#BlackGirlMagic Blooms in Afro-Futurist ‘BROWN GIRL BEGINS,’ Inspired by Hit Novel “Brown Girl in the Ring,” at The Caribbean Film Series, Feb. 13th at BAMcinématek  Director Sharon Lewis’ film, borrows from the novel’s future-based...

Screening Review: “CRISTO REY” – a look at Haiti in the DR

by Melissa Noel “Cristo Rey” is a Dominican drama set against the poverty of a Santo Domingo slum where many undocumented Haitian immigrants violently clash with Dominicans. The film tells the ill-fated love story of Janvier, a...

CaFA Q+A with Sean M. Field

Sean M. Field Writer/Director/Producer Barbados Watch the trailer for "EGRESS" "Egress," a short film by Barbadian filmmaker, Sean M. Field, is set to launch on Studio Anansi Tv, next Tuesday, Feb 16.  The film, a big winner at...

Top 7 Jamaican Films

Top 7 Jamaican Films (That Are Not “The Harder They Come”) Written by Curtis John So we know that the 1973 hit film THE HARDER THEY COME deservedly gets the best nod as the best Jamaican film...

CaFA Cinema Nights Nov 2017

CaFA Cinema Nights November 21, 2017 // 6:00PM Brooklyn Commons // 495 Flatbush Ave, Brooklyn CaFA Cinema Nights is a screening series in Brooklyn, NY, designed to share Caribbean films with the community, made possible, with public...

Caribbean Tales Film Festival 2015

The Caribbean Tales Film Festival, now in its tenth year will run this year from September 9 – 19 at the Royal Cinema.  This edition will showcase a wide selection of Caribbean films from around...

“JULIA and JOYCE” to Open 2017 CaFA Cinema Nights

April 1, 2017 // 7:00PM Brooklyn Studios for Dance // 210 Lafayette St, Brooklyn Purchase Tickets here This season of the CaFA Cinema Nights, will see the return of "Julia and Joyce," to the screen in Brooklyn....

The Price of Memory at ADIFF

We first met Karen Marks Mafundikwa at this year's Trinidad & Tobago Film Festival. Well actually, we met her film first - on our first full day of attending screenings. Watching the film completed...

CaFA Year-End Fundraising

Dear Caribbean Film lovers and supporters, IT TAKES A VILLAGE! This #GivingTuesday, we at the Caribbean Film Academy, are asking for your support.  With it, we can continue to share and showcase #CaribbeanStories, and help preserve our...

2015 BlueCat Screenplay Competition

The Blue Cat Screenplay Competition is an annual screenplay competition accepting submissions from writers worldwide.  The final deadline for this year's competion is NOVEMBER 15th! If you would like to submit to this competition and get...
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