Sunday, July 12, 2020

Caribbean Film Series at BAM: Play the Devil

“PLAY THE DEVIL” Caribbean Film Series at BAMcinématek June 6  //  7:30pm Set in Trinidad, director Maria Govan’s LGBT drama possesses what ‘The Hollywood Reporter’ calls, “primal intensity,” in this tale where religious conservatism and macho patriarchy, combined...

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...

Caribbean Film Series continues with “Cristo Rey” + “Purgatorio”

Haitian Immigrants Clash with Dominican Forces in “Cristo Rey” – Caribbean Film Series, December 3rd at BAMcinématek Santo Domingo-set drama mixes ‘Romeo & Juliet’ with complex racial issues. Director Leticia Tonos Paniagua, in attendance...

Caribbean Film Series – Fall 2015: Better Mus’ Come

1970’s Jamaica Explodes in “Better Mus’ Come” – Caribbean Film Series, Sept. 30th at BAMcinématek Gangs versus government drama continues partnership with the Caribbean Film Academy and BAMcinématek. Director Storm Saulter, in attendance for post-screening Q&A. https://youtu.be/8NZErwxgezI August 20,...

Caribbean Film Series at BAM – Las Vacas Con Gafas

Award-Winning Puerto Rican Drama “Cows Wearing Glasses” at The Caribbean Film Series, October 19th at BAMcinématek Intimate portrait of an elderly, ill-tempered painter losing his sight and trying to reconcile his past. Director Alex...

Caribbean Film Series at BAM back with “BAZODEE”

Carnival Meets Bollywood in Machel Montano starring in “Bazodee” - Caribbean Film Series, September 7th at BAMcinématek Soca music superstar Machel Montano makes his film debut in this classic love story set in modern day Trinidad & Tobago August 12, 2016/Brooklyn, NY – Trinidad...

Caribbean Film Series: SPRINTER

JUNE 28, 2019 SAVE THE DATE!! About the Caribbean Film Academy Established in 2012, The Caribbean Film Academy (CaFA), is a non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion and support of Caribbean filmmaking and filmmakers, in the region...

Caribbean Film Series at BAM: RUDE

Groundbreaking Caribbean Film “RUDE” Returns to the NYC Screen for The Caribbean Film Series, Nov. 7th at BAMcinématek  Special digitally restored screening of Jamaican-Canadian filmmaker Clement Virgo’s 1995 redemption drama.  “Passionately acted, with especially gripping performances,”...

Caribbean Film Series at BAM: Pressure

Classic British-Trinidadian Film “PRESSURE” Returns to Brooklyn For One Night Only at The Caribbean Film Series, December 5th at BAMcinématek Horace Ove’s underrated 1976 masterpiece highlights generational Caribbean immigrant tensions in Great Britain’s first Black...

Caribbean Film Series at BAM is back with “ART CONNECT”

Newfound Creativity Transforms At-Risk Youth in “Art Connect” - Caribbean Film Series, March 15th at BAMcinématek Trinidad & Tobago teens use art to unlock their voices, and hearts, in inspiring documentary.  Director Miquel Galofré...
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