FIG LADY (MACHANN FIG LA)
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.
directed by Johann Nertomb
Jacques and Sophie’s marriage is in danger, but for Amelie, their 7 year old daughter, they must stay strong.
Country of Production: Guadeloupe
directed by Andrew Simpson
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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