PARADISE DISCOVERED: THE UNBREAKABLE VIRGIN ISLANDERS

directed by Peter Bailey

FEATURED SCREENING

For the first time in history, two Category 5 hurricanes hit the same place in less than two weeks, devastating the island of St. Thomas. Unbreakable sheds light on the magic that can occur when a community comes together.

Runtime: 93 min
Country of Production: US Virgin Islands

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DIRECTOR'S STATEMENT

After surviving both category 5 hurricanes and nearly escaping with my life this film is more of a human rights campaign than it is art to me. What we faced during Irma and Maria on my native St. Thomas was otherworldly, compelling me to advocate on behalf of my community that was neglected by larger America

VENUS AND MAGNET

directed by Elspeth Duncan

SHORT FILM

A dog. A chicken. In a world where diversity often divides, Venus, Doggess of Love, proves that no matter how different we are, we can still be friends.

Runtime: 10 min
Country of Production: Trinidad & Tobago

MS. SUGGA

directed by Mary Wells

SHORT FILM

Ms. Sugga, a strong, feisty animated sugar cane stalk, travels in time with two kids (Tamika and Omar), and a wise African Chief (Tacky). The four make their way through history, encountering characters from the past.

Runtime: 13 min
Country of Production: Jamaica

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