|The Cinematographer is the right hand to the director and one of the most important members of the crew. He/she ensures that the director’s vision comes to life. Through this course, participants will gain vast knowledge and expertise in telling a story through the lens.
CaribbeanTales’ Micro-Credentials for Black Media Professionals is a unique program harnesses the expertise of experienced Black screen-based media industry professionals. Targeted at Emerging Filmmakers, the Program aims to fill a critical gap providing accessible online tools for skills development. This increases the employability of the program’ participants and the number of qualified Black professionals in various critical roles in the industry.
|CaribbeanTales Media Group (CTMG) produces, markets, and sells culturally diverse film and television content from the Caribbean and its wide Diaspora. Founded by award-winning filmmaker, and Academy member Frances-Anne Solomon, CTMG includes CaribbeanTales Inc a registered Canadian Charity, CaribbeanTales Worldwide Distribution, a film distribution entity, CaribbeanTales International Film Festival, now celebrating 17 years; CaribbeanTales-TV, a VOD platform; the Creatives of Colour Incubator, a year-round development and production hub, and CaribbeanTalesFlix, our production arm. In 2014, Frances-Anne founded CineFAM, to amplify the voices of women of colour creators worldwide – that now includes an annual film festival, a film challenge, and an incubator. 2020 saw the launch of the inaugural Windrush Caribbean Film Festival, a UK-based community interest company co-founded by CaribbeanTales-UK and many amazing local organizations. Recent award-winning CTMG productions include HERO – Inspired by the Extraordinary Life & Times of Mr Ulric Cross by Solomon(Trinidad&Tobago/Canada 2019); Caribbean Girl NYC by Mariette Monpierre (Guadeloupe/Canada 2016);BattleDream Chronicles – A New Beginning, by Alain Bidard (Martinique/Canada 2016); and Kingston Paradise by Mary Wells (Jamaica/Canada 2014).