This weekend is a double dose of cariBBeing as Maysles Cinema will be the home to Jamaica night (Night 3) on Friday, November 11 and a return to Trinidad (Night 4) on Saturday, November 12. Jamaica night will include a screening of Man Free, narrated by the late Perry Henzell (The Harder They Come) and encompassing some of the last footage of Henzell before he passed. Man Free takes a look into the lives of everyday people in beautiful Jamaica as they fight politics, crime, drugs and more.
Night 4 will showcase the surrealist fantasy drama SistaGod and selected works from acclaimed Trinidadian filmmaker Yao Ramesar. SistaGod is the first feature of a trilogy that tells the story of the coming of a black female messiah in the future, during a period known as the Apocalypso – a global holocaust that she alone survives. SistaGod will also be supplemented be shorts from Ramesar.
See you later,