IN A REMOTE VILLAGE in 1952 Trinidad, a curious boy pursues the affection of two girls. Despite his ailing father’s advice, Shell follows the compassionate Mr Gidharee to work on his plantation along the river, in the hopes of attracting his daughter Rosalie, but then falls for Joan, a sweet, sensible girl from the city. From the love triangle that ensues, Shell learns bittersweet lessons of life and love that will define his manhood and future forever.
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The #WatchAMovieOnUs online screening series presents fourteen films over fourteen days, from 28 march to 10 april 2020. We are streaming one film per day for free via the ttff website, and films will be available for 24 hours each. #WatchAMovieOnUs is presented in partnership with The National Gas Company of Trinidad and Tobago.
Our screening schedule will be posted to the ttff Facebook page here, so do check in with our website and social media to get updates on the streaming schedule.
here’s what’s coming up:
01 april: The Cutlass
02 april: Pan! Our Music Odyssey
03 april: Kafou
04 april: Art Connect