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  1. SEVANA DROPS VIDEO FOR HER SOUL-BARING SONG “SET ME ON FIRE”

    Sevana releases a brand new visual for one of her most personal records to date “Set Me On Fire.” Captured on a Californian shoreline by director Yoram Savion, the Jamaican-born singer recalls an abusive relationship from her past in order to heal for the future. The visual follows Sevana’s NPR Tiny Desk home concert, which […]

    February 1, 2021Music, Video GalleryNo comments
  2. When Satan Met 2020 (Ryan Reynolds & Taylor Swift? Huh?)

    Reynolds is back with another golden ad nugget influenced by the best kind of inspiration this year, an endless source of memes, jokes, and whatnot… yep, the year 2020 itself. The result is a 1:28-minute-long brilliant love story that depicts Satan and 2020 falling for each other in what’s, with all the puns intended, a […]

    December 6, 2020Oddity, Video GalleryNo comments
  3. Pure Grenada Welcomes the Caribbean Premiere of ‘Misbehaviour’

    The Caribbean premiere of the acclaimed film ‘Misbehaviour‘ took place in Grenada, the birthplace of Miss World 1970, Jennifer Hosten. The red carpet event organized by the Grenada Film Commission at Movie Palace Cinema was attended by a select group of Grenadians including Minister for Tourism, Civil Aviation, Climate Resilience and the Environment Hon. Dr. […]

    December 3, 2020CinemaNo comments
  4. Film association ‘Vision Focused’ with new board for 2020

    Members of the Barbados Film and Video Association (BFVA) assembled on December 11, 2019 to elect Kirk Dawson as their new President for the year 2020. Dawson, a 16 year veteran to the local and regional film industry, replaced Damien Pinder who served for the last 3 years and was not eligible for a fourth […]

    December 16, 2019CinemaNo comments
  5. Seberg – Anthony Mackie, Zazie Beetz, Kristen Stewart & Margaret Qualley

    Inspired by real events about the French New Wave darling and Breathless star, Jean Seberg, who in the late 1960s was targeted by Hoover’s FBI, because of her political and romantic involvement with civil rights activist Hakim Jamal.

    November 24, 2019Controversy, Video GalleryNo comments
  6. Guyanese dominate Digicel Youth Pan Caribbean Film Competition

    The Digicel Youth Pan Caribbean Film Competition, as part of the inaugural Turks & Caicos International Film Festival, announced the winners of the competition. Open to amateur filmmakers across the Caribbean, the competition provided a platform for budding creatives to test the waters and show off their skills. For the 21yrs and over category, Dexter […]

    November 18, 2019CinemaNo comments
  7. ‘PANAMA DREAMS’ GOES GLOBAL – HIT IN SAO PAOLO, DURBAN AND NEW YORK

    From New York to South Africa, Argentina, St Kitts and Brazil, patrons are singing the praises of the film Panama Dreams. The Director, Alison Saunders got a standing ovation from the audience at the United States Premiere of Panama Dreams at the African Diaspora International Film Festival at Columbia University, New York. The film was […]

    July 14, 2019Cinema, FeaturedNo comments
  8. International and Caribbean Cast for Latest HAMAFilms Antigua Production, Deep Blue

    Antigua and Barbuda’s burgeoning film industry is getting a major boost this week, as the nation’s most celebrated film production company, HAMAFilms, begins production of its fifth motion picture, Deep Blue. The film, which tells the tale of an environmentalist and an architect who are in love and war over a development project, is the […]

    May 21, 2019Cinema, FeaturedNo comments
  9. HBO’s ‘TRUE DETECTIVE’ IS BACK FOR A THIRD SEASON ENDING THIS MARCH

    TRUE DETECTIVE is back for its eight-episode third season every Sunday at 10:00 pm AST* exclusively on HBO, followed by other episodes concluding with the season finale of March 3rd. The new season tells the story of a macabre crime in the heart of the Ozarks, and a mystery that deepens over decades and plays […]

    January 16, 2019CinemaNo comments
  10. HBO PREMIERES A NEW SEASON OF THE HIT DRAMA SERIES “RAY DONOVAN”

    HBO brings the sixth and final season of the award-winning drama series, RAY DONOVAN, to audiences in the Caribbean on October 29 at 21hrs AST* on HBO and HBO GO. The series follows the enigmatic protagonist as he rebuilds his life, both personally and professionally, this time, in New York City. The new story unfolds […]

    October 29, 2018CinemaNo comments
  11. Creed II (2018) | Dolph Lundgren, Michael B. Jordan & Sylvester Stallone

    Under the tutelage of Rocky Balboa, newly crowned light heavyweight champion Adonis Creed faces off against Viktor Drago, the son of Ivan Drago.

    October 6, 2018Sports, Video GalleryNo comments
  12. Hollywood Hypocrisy: In Real Life “Fifty Shades Freed” would be cases for ‘Criminal Minds’ yet let’s stone Kevin Spacey?

    Believing they have left behind shadowy figures from their past, newlyweds Christian and Ana fully embrace an inextricable connection and shared life of luxury. But just as she steps into her role as Mrs. Grey and he relaxes into an unfamiliar stability, new threats could jeopardize their happy ending before it even begins… If Christian […]

    November 12, 2017Books, Video GalleryNo comments
  13. Hollywood Hypocrisy: ‘All the Money in the World’ fea. Christopher Plummer Vs Kevin Spacey

    In Hollywood’s real-life sexual harassment saga resembling dominoes except no one knows who will fall next, the latest installment of the once revered Kevin Spacey (still renowned for his creepy performance in Wiseguy as the incestuous brother who injected his toes to prevent easily detected track marks) whose Hollywood career is now in tatters as […]

    November 12, 2017Video GalleryNo comments
  14. $4800 in 48 hrs – BFVA Film Challenge 2017

    Excitement was in the air as the screening of the Annual 48 hour Film Challenge projects took place at the Olympus Theatres at 7:00PM, with 7 teams vying for the winner takes all $4800 cash prize. The 48 hr challenge was first done in 2013 and since then has formed an integral part of the […]

    October 29, 2017CinemaNo comments
  15. “THE QUEEN OF SPAIN” – Penélope Cruz, Cary Elwes & Mandy Patinkin

    Director: Fernando Trueba Writer: Fernando Trueba Stars: Penélope Cruz, Cary Elwes & Mandy Patinkin

    September 7, 2017Culture, Video GalleryNo comments
  16. NEW ORIGINAL DRAMA SERIES “THE DEUCE” PREMIERES SEPTEMBER 10, EXCLUSIVELY ON HBO

    The Deuce chronicles that moment in time when sex went from being a back-alley, brown-paper-bag commodity to a billion-dollar universe in American life, a moment when ground zero for the earliest pioneers in the flesh trade was the midtown heart of the nation’s largest city, New York’s Times Square. The Deuce follows the rise of […]

    August 25, 2017CinemaNo comments
  17. “REMEMORY” (2017) Peter Dinklage via Google Play

    Gordon Dunn, a famed scientific pioneer, is mysteriously found dead just after the unveiling of his newest work, a groundbreaking device able to extract, record and play a person’s unfiltered memories.

    August 21, 2017Cinema, Crime, Video GalleryNo comments
  18. STEPHEN LANG JOINS BARBADOS INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL ADVISORY BOARD

    The Barbados Independent Film Festival (BIFF) is pleased to announce that Stephen Lang has joined its advisory board and will lend his experience as an award winning actor, director and producer to help guide the Festival’s development and growth. Lang, whose film BEYOND GLORY riveted the Festival’s inaugural opening night audience this past January, is […]

    August 7, 2017CinemaComments Off on STEPHEN LANG JOINS BARBADOS INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL ADVISORY BOARD
  19. Antigua & Barbuda Renews Commitment to the Travelling Caribbean Film Showcase

    Antigua & Barbuda has recommitted to supporting the Travelling Caribbean Film Showcase, which is a platform for sharing quality audio-visual content from across the region. Howard and Mitzi Allen of HAMAFilms Antigua recently attended the Meeting of the Coordinating Committees in Havana, Cuba to share their experience of producing the TCFS on behalf of the […]

    July 18, 2017CinemaNo comments
  20. CARIFESTA XIII – Celebrate the Best of Caribbean Culture!

    Every two years, CARICOM and CARIFORUM countries of the Caribbean and Latin America gather to celebrate the spirit of their people through the expressions of Art, Music, Food, Folklore, Theatre and Dance at the Caribbean Festival of Arts known as CARIFESTA. In 2017, Barbados will be hosting the 13th edition of this exciting Festival with […]

    June 11, 2017Culture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  21. CERTAIN WOMEN (Kristen “Twilight” Stewart, 2017)

    One of America’s foremost filmmakers, Kelly Reichardt (Wendy and Lucy, Meek’s Cutoff) directs a remarkable ensemble cast led by Michelle Williams, Kristen Stewart, and Laura Dern in this stirring look at three women striving to forge their own paths amidst the wide-open plains of the American Northwest: a lawyer (Dern) who finds herself contending with […]

    February 6, 2017Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  22. EMMY®-WINNING COMEDY SERIES GIRLS RETURNS FOR 6TH & FINAL SEASON, EXCLUSIVELY ON HBO

    HBO announced the premiere of the 10-episode sixth and final season of the original comedy series, Girls, on Sunday 12th February at 23hrs*AST, simultaneously with the United States. In the final season of the Emmy®-winning series Hannah, Marnie, Shoshanna and Jessa attempt to get closer to becoming the women they always envisioned – even as […]

    February 5, 2017CinemaNo comments
  23. Barbados Independent Film Festival (BIFF) set to bring the magic of cinema to everyone with 5 day showcase of Top local, regional & global cinema

    Cinema lovers, acclaimed filmmakers and rising stars will be in Barbados for the inaugural Barbados Independent Film Festival (BIFF) January 11 to 15, 2017. For five days, Barbados will come alive with the magic of the silver screen with an eclectic selection of work from internationally acclaimed directors and actors, renowned regional filmmakers and budding […]

    January 6, 2017EventsNo comments
  24. “The Tao of Bill Murray” by Gavin Edwards September 26, 2016Books, Video GalleryNo comments
  25. MUSIC AND PASSION COLLIDE when BAZODEE hits Caribbean theatres: 5th AUGUST 2016!

    Anita Ponchouri (Natalie Perera), the dutiful Indian daughter of a deep-in-debt businessman (Kabir Bedi) is about to marry a wealthy Londoner (Staz Nair) when a chance encounter with local singer, Lee de Leon (Soca music star Machel Montano in his film debut) sets things askew. In search of a muse, de Leon agrees to perform […]

    July 31, 2016Music, Photo GalleryNo comments