Contributor: Nailah Folami Imoja

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Jason Jeffers: stories like ours | Snapshot

Issue 147 (September/October 2017) | 0 comments
His passion for film started when he was growing up in Barbados. It led Jason Jeffers to make the award-winning short documentary Papa Machete, and to found the Third Horizon Caribbean Film Festival in Miami. What these initiatives have in common, he tells Nailah Folami Imoja, is a dedication to telling Caribbean stories and changing the way the world imagines our islands

My Barbados

Issue 142 (November/December 2016) | 0 comments
Six Barbadians from diverse backgrounds talk to Nailah Folami Imoja about their lives and work, what they love best about their home island, and their biggest hopes for the future, as Barbados marks fifty years of Independence

Word of mouth (July/August 2016)

Issue 140 (July/August 2016) | 0 comments
Barbados Crop Over and the Leeds West Indian Carnival are two stars of the August festival season

Barbadian Shakirah Bourne — living the Dream

Issue 139 (May/June 2016) | 0 comments
Barbadian Shakirah Bourne became a filmmaker by accident — and learned her craft the hard way, through “guerilla-style” productions with minimal resources. Then a “dream” project came along: the chance to adapt and direct Shakespeare’s play A Midsummer Night’s Dream in a Bajan setting. Nailah Folami Imoja tells the story of how A Caribbean Dream came true