Truth to Power

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Truth to Power

Feature Film:

GENERATION LOCKDOWN

directed by Sirad Balducci
Documentary | USA | English | 17 Min


Generation Lockdown is a film born from a combination of terrifying events that came crashing together. The tragedies of school shootings are personal attacks on our collective freedoms to live in a safe society. Those that suffer the most are the children we are supposed to protect. These routine safety drills train our youngsters to protect themselves from being massacred in school, which, is unconscionable. Yet, the grim reality if that they are necessary in the world we live in today. Shines a light on the emotional toll the gun epidemic is having on our country’s children..

LIFE AND DEATH

directed by Sonja Dumas
Short | Trinidad & Tobago | English | 6 Min


As the world continues to consume single-use plastic at alarming rates, this silent, atmospheric film imagines a world where plastic replaces water – our singular life force. It is a Caribbean call to action – and a message to all of us who share the planet.

FEAR

directed by Yoram Savion
Short | USA | English | 2019 | 8 Min


The threat is your inheritance /
Rejecting it is perilous /
Sometimes the guilty stand paralyzed /
and the innocent run…

K.I.N.G.

directed by Rashad Frett
Short | USA | English | 12 Min


A troubled teenager ventures into an unkown city to seek his unknown father

FLIGHT

directed by Kia Moses
Short | Jamaica | English | 2018 | 13 Min


A Jamaican boy sets out on a dream, ten times his size, to fly to the moon, despite his circumstances and opposition from his father.

Details

Date:
September 16
Time:
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm UTC+0
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Website:
caribbeantales-tv.com

Venue

CaribbeanTales-TV
Toronto, ON, Canada
Website:
www.caribbeantales-tv.com

Organizer

Courtney Panchan
Email: festival@caribbeantales.org