Akwantu: the Journey
They are considered by many to be the New world's first successful freedom fighters. Akwantu: the Journey tells the story of the legendary Maroons of Jamaica and their gallant fight for freedom.
"Groundbreaking, bold, and timely." Jamaica Gleaner
"Well done. Totally engaging and informative." Misani, New York Amsterdam News
"Fascinating history in a personal journey." Maxine Watson, Commissioner of Documentaries for BBC
Special Jury Prize Best Feature Documentary, 2012 Belize International Film Festival.
2nd Place Winner, Best Feature Documentary, 2012 Urban Mediamakers Film Festival.
Belize International Film Festival, July 2012
Africa in the Picture Film Festival, October 2012
Urban Mediamakers Film Festival, October 2012
Pan African Film Festival, February 2013
Marché du Cannes, Doc Corner, May 2013
Jamaica International Reggae Film Festival, August 2013