Screenings Category

Posted On April 20, 2015By Romola LucasIn Blog, CaFA, CaFA News, Screenings

CaFA Film Nights: Night of the Diablesse

Friday, May 1, 2015 @ 7:30 pm Nicholas Variety, 570 Fulton St, Brooklyn, NY 11217 Tix: $5 Refreshments served. This month, we are showcasing films on Caribbean folklore.  We are screening two films, both tales incorporating the Diablesse. Victim by Ryan Figuera Narrative Short Trinidad & Tobago | 2014 Victim tells the story of Lily, a young woman who’s troubled past leads her to the mysterious town in Marino Valley. The town is known for it’s lovely scenery of the neighbouring mountains, quiet community and the gruesome Valentine Killer. Lily findsRead More

Posted On April 3, 2015By Romola LucasIn Blog, CaFA News, Screenings

CaFA Film Nights – Latin Edition

Friday, April 10, 2015 @ 7:30 pm Nicholas Variety, 570 Fulton St, Brooklyn, NY 11217 Tix: $5 Refreshments served. This month, we are excited to be screening Latin films for the first time, as part of the Film Nights series.  The films come from filmmakers from Puerto Rico and Trinidad & Tobago and were shot in the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico. El Cast by Shea Best Narrative Short T&T/DR | 2014 When Jonas loses a package that may cost him dearly, it is up to his quick-witted friend PazRead More

Posted On February 28, 2015By Romola LucasIn Blog, CaFA News, Screenings

CaFA Film Nights – Roots & Culture Film Night

Friday, March 6, 2015 @ 7:30 pm Nicholas Variety, 570 Fulton St, Brooklyn, NY 11217 Tix: $5 Refreshments served. March is month in which we’re going to do some self-exploration.  It’s Roots & Culture Night, where we will view films relating to things near and dear to the hearts of many Caribbean film – our history  and culture. In our first film, Dreadlocks Story, we take a look at the roots of LOX, one of the more visible symbols of Rastafarian culture.  In the film, Linda Ainouche traces the history of locking hairRead More

Posted On January 26, 2015By Romola LucasIn Blog, CaFA, CaFA News, Screenings

CaFA Film Nights – Caribbean Love

Friday, February 13, 2015 @ 7:30 pm Nicholas Variety, 570 Fulton St, Brooklyn, NY 11217 Suggested Donation: $5 Refreshments served. February is month in which we celebrate LOVE, and in our first screening this year, we are featuring films on love.  Check out the lineup below: Our first film is a story about Love gone wrong: A Story About Wendy 1 and 2 Sean Hodgkinson Narrative Shorts Trinidad & Tobago Website | Facebook A Story About Wendy (2012) and A Story About Wendy 2 (2014) follows the journey of Wendy PhillipsRead More

Posted On January 4, 2015By Romola LucasIn Blog, CaFA, CaFA News, Screenings

CaFA Film Nights – 2015

CaFA Film Nights, our community film night screenings return to Nicholas Brooklyn in February, bringing a fresh new lineup of films.  This year, the films have been organized into themes, with the February theme being – Caribbean Love, showcasing films on love – Caribbean style. The screenings will feature Q+A sessions with filmmakers, discussions following each film, and complimentary refreshments.  Just to help facilitate your planning, check out our screening dates below: February 6:         Caribbean Love Film Night March 6:            Read More

Posted On October 6, 2014By Romola LucasIn Blog, CaFA, CaFA News, Screenings

CaFA Film Nights – Thriller Edition

Friday, October 10, 2014 @ 7:30 pm Nicholas Variety, 570 Fulton St, Brooklyn, NY 11217 Admission: $8 in advance, $10 at the door, $5 for Students/Seniors Refreshments served. Buy your tickets here! This month being the month of Halloween and all things scary, we are screening Caribbean films as close to this genre, as possible.  While we have not been able to find outright horror films made in the Caribbean, which we have not screened as yet, we were able to put our hands on some pretty good thrillers.  ThisRead More

Posted On August 14, 2014By Romola LucasIn Blog, CaFA, CaFA News, Screenings

CaFA Film Nights – LGBTQ Edition

Friday, August 22, 2014 @ 7:30 pm Nicholas Variety, 570 Fulton St, Brooklyn, NY 11217 Admission: $8 in advance, $10 at the door, $5 for Students/Seniors Refreshments served. Buy your tickets here! This month is our 3rd annual screening of LGBTQ-themed Caribbean films.  Most of the films coming out of the Caribbean focused on the LGBTQ community tends to be documentaries, however, this year, we are going to show three narrative pieces, all LGBTQ focused and all by Caribbean filmmakers.  Check out the lineup below: Dash Out Boys – Ep 1 byRead More

Posted On July 8, 2014By Romola LucasIn Blog, CaFA, CaFA News, Screenings

CaFA Film Nights: New Jersey Edition

Sunday, July 27, 2014 @ 4:30 pm The Massay Residence, Monroe Township, NJ (contact us for the exact address) Donations Welcomed.  Refreshments served. Once again, we are bringing Caribbean films to the lovely folks in New Jersey.  This screening promises to be just as good as the last – we are showing 6 films altogether, all shorts, and this time, we have films for the kids as well.  So come out, bring the kids, and come spend the evening with us looking at films.  Check out the film lineup below:Read More

Posted On June 29, 2014By Romola LucasIn Blog, CaFA, CaFA News, Screenings

CaFA Film Nights: Docket 32357 Edition

Friday, July 11, 2014 @ 7:30 pm Nicholas Variety, 570 Fulton St, Brooklyn, NY 11217 Admission: $8 in advance, $10 at the door, $5 for Students/Seniors Refreshments served. Buy your tickets here! This month is a first for CaFA Film Nights. We’ll be screening the entire first season of the webseries, Docket 32357. Along with the screening, we’ll host a Q&A session with the filmmakers, as well as the series’ stars, Tara Godomski and Ashley Denise Robinson. Docket 32357 Written by Eljon Wardally Directed by Randy Wilkins Webseries Aboout Docket 32357:Read More

Posted On June 3, 2014By Romola LucasIn Blog, CaFA, CaFA News, Screenings

CaFA Film Nights: June 2014 Edition

Friday, June 13, 2014 @ 7:30 pm Nicholas Variety, 570 Fulton St, Brooklyn, NY 11217 Admission: $8 in advance, $10 at the door, $5 for Students/Seniors Refreshments served. Buy your tickets here! This month we are excited to share 3 films – each amazing in its own right.  Check them out below: A Story About Wendy by Sean Hodgkinson Dramatic Comedy Trinidad & Tobago | 2012 A Story About Wendy, a “dramedy,” tells the story of Wendy Phillips, a young lady whose life spirals out of control after she is jilted.Read More