Not in My Neighbourhood

As cities around the world catapult themselves into ‘World Class’, Global City status, we have to ask ourselves, “at what cost”? Not in my Neigbourhood gives the account of citizens on the frontline of the struggle against the intersectional nature of Gentrification from three seemingly World Class Cities. The film explores the effects of various


Director: Kareem Mortimer Country: Haiti/The Bahamas Year of Production: 2013 Total Running Time: 59 min Language: Kreyol with English Subtitles Rating: PG Haitians locked in the hold of a fishing vessel are being smuggled to the US. If they get sick, they are thrown overboard. Seventeen-year-old Sandrine must hide the fact that her brother Etienne


Three men of color have undergone gender transition from female to male. The film explores what life is like living as a black man, when no one knows you are transgender and how each of them perceives their own journey with gender after many years of being interacted with by the world as a biological


directed by Melissa Grant

Queen of Hearts

Queen of Hearts is a short film about an omnipotent, black, supernatural Queen in a fictional Victorian kingdom. The film is a magical infusion of West African culture in a setting portrayed as European. It offers a creative glimpse into the life of a complex Queen whose world is shattered when she discovers that the