President of the Queens College of Guyana Alumni Association, NY, John Campbell, has announced Aug. 22, for its yearly Night of Film screening, featuring Caribbean short films, to be shown via Zoom from 6 pm to 8 pm.
Vice President, Luke Haywood, said the group has partnered with Romola Lucas, executive director of The Caribbean Film Academy (CaFA), who has curated a selection of Caribbean/West Indian films whose actors and filmmakers have roots in Guyana, Trinidad and Tobago, and other nations.
“There will be a discussion after each screening and the audience can look forward to a very informative discourse with the filmmakers and other industry experts, said Haywood.
Established in 2012, CaFA, is a NY not-for-profit created to share Caribbean films and support Caribbean filmmakers, in the region and the diaspora. CaFA’s work provides platforms for the exhibition, production, and distribution of Caribbean stories, worldwide.
The Caribbean Film Academy’s mission is to create platforms to support and share the voices and stories of the Caribbean, through film.