Green Days By The River  Trinidad & Tobago / 2017 / 102 mins

In a remote village by the sea in 1952 Trinidad, a Black ambitious fifteen-year-old, SHELL, is charmed by the attractive Indian girl ROSALIE, and flattered by the friendship of her father, GIDHAREE, who mentally accepts him as a future son-in-law. Despite his father's terminal illness, Shell follows a compassionate Gidharee to work his exotic plantation along the river, with his large hunting dogs, in hopes of attracting Rosalie. All the while, Shell falls for a tender, dainty girl from the city, JOAN. The love triangle develops, as Shell leads on the girls, not realizing the trap designed by Gidharee to ensnare his manhood. When Dragon’s Blood, a stimulating liquid is given to Gidharee’s dogs, a strong threat is sent to Shell who must face the consequences of his actions.

Showtimes TBA

Credits

Director

Michael Mooleedhar

Screenwriter

Dawn Cumberbatch

Producer

Christian James

Principal Cast

Sudai Tafari, Anand Lawkaran, Nadia Kandhai, Che Rodriguez

Language

Trinidadian Creole, English Dialect



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