FIG LADY (MACHANN FIG LA)

directed by Amiral Gaspard & Ricardo Tranquillin

FEATURED SCREENING

Tinamiz, a brave peasant woman, mother of a 7-year-old girl and Banana saleswoman through the streets of Jacmel. The challenge that lurks every day is not only to raise his offspring alone, but also to win back at any cost his husband André, painter who leaves the roof of the house on the pretext that he works in town to bring back money to his family.

Runtime: 93 min
Country of Production: Haiti

ABOUT THE FILM

Led by Amiral Gaspard and Ricardo Tranquillin, this is the very first film from Artists Institut of Haiti.

THE UNICORN

directed by Johann Nertomb

SHORT FILM

Jacques and Sophie’s marriage is in danger, but for Amelie, their 7 year old daughter, they must stay strong.

Runtime: 18 min
Country of Production: Guadeloupe

MATERNAL

directed by Andrew Simpson

SHORT FILM

As a young Canadian-born daughter waits for acceptance to her dream arts program, her excitement turning to despondence as time goes on, her Caribbean immigrant mother must make a heartwrenching decision to make sure her daughter escapes the cycle of poverty the two are caught in.

Runtime: 7 min
Country of Production: Canada

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