Our New Releases Explore Calypso’s Golden Age and a Young Woman’s Search for Family

December 2010:
New Releases
CALYPSO DREAMS
Director: GEOFFREY DUNN and MICHAEL HORNE
Trinidad and Tobago | 2004 | Doc | 85 mins | Eng. | PG
Film Trailer | Film Web Site | About the Filmmakers

CALYPSO AT DIRTY JIM’S
Director: PASCALE OBOLO
Trinidad and Tobago | 2005 | Doc | 85 mins | Eng. | PG
Film Trailer | Film Web Site | About the Filmmaker

RAIN
Director: MARIA GOVAN
Bahamas | 2008 | Drama | 93 mins | Eng. | 14A
Film Trailer | Film Web Site | About the Filmmaker

Our New Releases Explore Calypso’s Golden Age and a Young Woman’s Search for Family

December 2010:
New Releases
CALYPSO DREAMS
Director: GEOFFREY DUNN and MICHAEL HORNE
Trinidad and Tobago | 2004 | Doc | 85 mins | Eng. | PG
Film Trailer | Film Web Site | About the Filmmakers

CALYPSO AT DIRTY JIM’S
Director: PASCALE OBOLO
Trinidad and Tobago | 2005 | Doc | 85 mins | Eng. | PG
Film Trailer | Film Web Site | About the Filmmaker

RAIN
Director: MARIA GOVAN
Bahamas | 2008 | Drama | 93 mins | Eng. | 14A
Film Trailer | Film Web Site | About the Filmmaker

CaribbeanTales Worldwide Distribution and New York’s Autonomous Entertainment sign partnership deal.

CaribbeanTales Worldwide Distribution, the first film distribution company in the English-speaking Caribbean, and New York-based boutique marketing and distribution consultancy firm Autonomous Entertainment Inc. have entered into a long-term partnership to promote and sell Caribbean films and television programs worldwide. Under the terms of the agreement, Autonomous Entertainment will handle CTWD’s acquisitions and help with sales, marketing and outreach of CTWD’s catalogue in the US and around the world. In addition, CTWD and AEI will collaborate on a number of planned special releases and events featuring Caribbean filmed content in the near future.

CaribbeanTales Worldwide Distribution and New York’s Autonomous Entertainment sign partnership deal

CaribbeanTales Worldwide Distribution, the first film distribution company in the English-speaking Caribbean, and New York-based boutique marketing and distribution consultancy firm Autonomous Entertainment Inc. have entered into a long-term partnership to promote and sell Caribbean films and television programs worldwide. Under the terms of the agreement, Autonomous Entertainment will handle CTWD’s acquisitions and help with sales, marketing and outreach of CTWD’s catalogue in the US and around the world. In addition, CTWD and AEI will collaborate on a number of planned special releases and events featuring Caribbean filmed content in the near future.

Our 2010-2011 Catalogue is Online Now!

Dear Colleagues and Friends, CaribbeanTales Worldwide Distribution is open for business! And just in time for the new semester, we are delighted to announce our 2010 – 2011 catalogue. CTWD offers you unique audiovisual content by Caribbean filmmakers from the region and the Diaspora. We have added 12 new programs to our inventory. Enjoy our…

Call For Submissions: CaribbeanTales 2011 Film Marketplace

“Vision, Momentum, Action!”
Barbados: February 22nd – March 2nd, 2011
Symposium, Film Showcase, Workshops, Market
DEADLINE: 15 December 2010

CaribbeanTales has had an amazing year! Following the success of our 2010 Symposium and Marketplace that attracted not only regional film professonals and audiences, but buyers and executives from South Africa, the USA and Canada, CaribbeanTales Worldwide Distribution Inc. was launched in Barbados in May, aimed at creating money-making opportunities for producers of Caribbean content. In September 2010, CTWD hosted the first CaribbeanTales Market Development Program for a contingent of 40 filmmakers and industry stakeholders during the Toronto International Film Festival.
Building on this momentum, CaribbeanTales is delighted to announce the following opportunities for filmmakers:

Call For Submissions: CaribbeanTales 2011 Film Marketplace

“Vision, Momentum, Action!”
Barbados: February 22nd – March 2nd, 2011
Symposium, Film Showcase, Workshops, Market
DEADLINE: 15 December 2010

Acclaimed director Julie Dash leads the Directing Masterclass before a packed audience at CT 2010
CaribbeanTales has had an amazing year! Following the success of our 2010 Symposium and Marketplace that attracted not only regional film professonals and audiences, but buyers and executives from South Africa, the USA and Canada, CaribbeanTales Worldwide Distribution Inc. was launched in Barbados in May, aimed at creating money-making opportunities for producers of Caribbean content. In September 2010, CTWD hosted the first CaribbeanTales Market Development Program for a contingent of 40 filmmakers and industry stakeholders during the Toronto International Film Festival.
Building on this momentum, CaribbeanTales is delighted to announce the following opportunities for filmmakers:

CaribbeanTales gets off to a flying start at TIFF

Caribbean filmmakers descended on Toronto in numbers for the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) held at various venues around Toronto from September 9th to 19th. These filmmakers, some new to the craft and others experienced hands, were assembled by the energetic filmmaker and producer Frances-Anne Solomon and her colleagues from Caribbean Tales Worldwide Distribution Inc., a newly-formed distribution company whose mission is to bring Caribbean films to the world.