Director:Sean M. Field
Year of Production:2015
Total Running Time:12 min
ABOUT THE FILM
In the small Caribbean island of St. Lucia lives an ancient spirit. Soucouyant, as she is known, cannot be contained, captured or killed. The people in the town of Gros Islet have come face to face with this reality. Soucouyant has taken 8 lives already when she prepares for her latest victim. As she passes through the town her spirit begins the task of finding a replacement for her tortured skin.
Originally from Barbados, Sean is an award winning filmmaker and writer who moved to the US as a small boy and began his journey thru the world of media. His versatility and attention to detail led to his first corporate job as a senior analyst at AT& T (formerly S.N.E.T.). He moved onto a successful career in the advertising industry where he created projects for international brands such as Mount Gay Rum, P. Miller Clothing and MacMillan Publishers under his design arm CRE8SEAN. With a desire to go further in the industry he relocated to Los Angeles and was casted in major US advertising campaigns and movies such as the Nintendo WII Olympic promotion and the superhero action film Hancock featuring actors Will Smith and Charlize Theron. He started Iland Boy Films to bring to life the story of the Caribbean to a broader audience. He is currently the Chief Operating Officer of NEXUS Networks, the first lifestyle caribbean television network. Sean has found the merger of the practical and creative mind to be a blessing. He aspires to bring to screen a unique look at life from a Caribbean perspective. Sean is an avid soccer fan, film-a-holic, lover of music and dad to two wonderful sons.