Guyana | 2014 | 20 mins
“ANTIMAN” – Anil, an introverted young boy, is pressured by his father to become a cricket player the way he himself was years before. Although a skilled player, Anil refuses to play and takes refuge in his love for Dano, an older boy in the village. In order to attend the local masquerade and see the boy he pines for, Anil must win the cricket tournament.
Gavin Ramoutar is a New York based film and television producer, and a native of Guyana. He is currently Associate Producer on the Amazon comedy series, Mozart in the Jungle. Gavin’s celebrated short film, ANTIMAN won the 2016 LGBT Special Prize at the Sao Paolo International Short Film Festival, and the 2015 Youth Jury Prize at the prestigious Odense International Film Festival. He is presently writing a feature length version of the film. Gavin most recently worked on Errol Morris’ upcoming Netflix limited series, Wormwood, and worked for two years with the development team of HBO’s Pretty Matches Productions, helmed by Sarah Jessica Parker. He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from Fordham University and a Master of Fine Arts Degree from New York University Tisch School of Arts.