Queen Nanny: Legendary Maroon Chieftainess

Queen Nanny: Legendary Maroon Chieftainess documents the struggle for freedom by the Jamaican Maroons, led by the indomitable military genius, ‘Grandy’ Nanny. A spiritual leader, skilled in the use of herbs and ‘guerilla warfare’ tactics, from her mountain stronghold at the source of the Stony River in the Blue Mountains, she directed the warfare that… Learn More

Black Orpheus

Winner of the Academy Award for best foreign-language film and the Cannes Film Festival’s Palme d’Or, Marcel Camus’ Black Orpheus retells the ancient Greek myth of Orpheus and Eurydice to twentieth-century favelas of Rio de Janeiro during Carnival. Renown for its colorful and dynamic cinematography, costuming and soundtrack, Black Orpheus was an international cultural hit,… Learn More

Winnie

A documentary that paints a complex portrait of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela: the woman, the paradox, both exalted and villainized in the eyes of history.The award-winning documentary exposes the extent of the apartheid regime’s plan to neutralize her as a political force: a massive operation by the apartheid government to discredit and isolate Winnie, leaving South Africans… Learn More

George Washington

George Washington is considered one of the distinct works of contemporary American independent cinema. Its story occurs over the course of a hot summer in a decaying, rural town in North Carolina. After an unexpected tragedy, a band of children must confront a tangle of difficult choices. Known for its meditative realism and unique reflection on… Learn More

Viva Riva

Riva is a small time operator who has just returned to his hometown of Kinshasa, Congo.  With petrol in short supply in city’s capital, he and his sidekick plot to steal a secret cache – barrels of fuel they can sell for a huge profit. Riva is soon entranced by beautiful night club girl named… Learn More