Experimentation. Transcendence. Rapture.
UNITED STATES , Jamaica
| 77 minutes | 2018
A fascinating assemblage of stories portraying multiple generations of Jamaicans, presented in three acts mirroring the three trimesters of one woman’s pregnancy. Khalik Allah transforms underrepresented stories of ordinary people into a compelling oral and visual history of a nation. A quest for identity, fierce spirituality, personal philosophies, and a struggle to overcome racism and poverty all link past and present in this country known for its abundant resources and national pride. The soul of Jamaica’s people shines through in Allah’s street photography shooting style. CANADIAN PREMIERE
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The play of light and shadow during one night reveals or conceals the story we long to follow. Paulo works by night as a security guard on a building site....
PORTUGAL | 77 minutes | 2018
An adrift and alienated couple’s struggles blur into enchanting and mysterious Irish landscapes. Deliberately melodramatic, yet bold and experimental in...
IRELAND | 77 minutes | 2018
Off the shores of Oaxaca, the past rumbles just below the ocean’s surface. The characters of the Faust legend mingle with the locals in a setting...
MEXICO , Canada | 77 minutes | 2018
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