Thursday, Sept 15th | 7:30 p.m. | Studio Theatre, Harbourfront Centre
by Rodney Smith
Canadian Premiere followed by talk-back with the filmmaker.
Barbados/US | 2011 | Web Series | English | Web Site | 18A
In this exquisitely produced supernatural Noir Thriller set in Barbados and New York. Detective Jeremiah Grey is pulled into a strange world by a new client…
Hit Me With Music
by Miquel Galofré
Jamaica | 2010 | Documentary | English | Web Site | 18A
30 years after Bob Marley’s death, Jamaica continues to be on top of the worldwide music scene, especially through the genre of dancehall. Hit Me with Music is the story of Jamaica’s dancehall music. Packed full of interviews with performers, dancers, school children and youth on the street, dancehall music lovers explain the content of the polemic dancehall lyrics, the context in which these songs are born and what this musical phenomenon represents in their lives.
With: Yellowman, Mavado, Vybz Kartel, Daseca, Bugle, Bogle, Mr. Wacky, Beenie Man, Bounty Killer, Elephantman, Bunny Lee, Black Scorpio, Jammys, Tony Rebel, Queen Ifrica, Bongo Herman, Mighty Crown, Sample 6, Keiva the Diva, Tripple XXX, Sickinhead “50,” Jelly Brain, MOB, Famous, John Hype, Expressions, and more.