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    There may be slight variances in new film Maternal, but this is a tale as old as time.

    For her first film, emerging documentary filmmaker Sasha-Gay Lewis chose one of the most tumultuous moments in recent Jamaican history as her subject: The Tivoli Incursion. It is an official selection of this year’s staging of the Caribbean Tales Film Festival in Toronto.

    Actors Laura Harrier and John David Washington humorously and believably drive home the film’s strong racial irony/Universal Pictures

    My dad came to Canada from Jamaica when he was 17 years old. Everything was new and interesting to him, and he made friends quickly because he is extremely personable (a trait that rubbed off on his kids).

    Jordan Oram, is one of Toronto's most talented DOP's (director of photography).

    This is the story of a black girl.

    In 1974, after Huey P. Newton fled to Cuba for the alleged murder of Kathleen Smith, Elaine Brown was appointed the leader of the Black Panther Party.

    For thirteen years Brad fought for an all - white Canada.  He rose through the ranks of the white supremacy movement to become president of an international racist group called Volksfront.

    These little girls have appeared in a variety of national and international commercials, films and television series. They are the LeBlanc sisters, Jaeda (11 years old) and Yvanna-Rose (9 years old), originally from Toronto but living in Ottawa for the last few years.

    On September 13th, “Legacies of Race” night at the 2017 CaribbeanTales International Film Festival (CTFF) will offer a glimpse into the complex social structures of Trinidad and Tobago and the Bahamas.

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