PASSAGE

KAREEM MORTIMER

The Bahamas | 2013 | 18 mins

“PASSAGE,” tells the story of a young woman and her brother fighting for survival while being smuggled into the US on a fishing vessel.

The film is the winner of the DIRECTOR’S CHOICE Award at the 2013 Portland Maine Film Festival.  It won the BEST SHORT FILM Award at the 2013 Trinidad & Tobago Film Festival.  And was an AWARD WINNER at the 2013 Fort Lauderdale Interntional and Grand Bahama Film Festivals.

The  filmmaker was the recipient of the Commonwealth Grant.

About Kareem

Kareem J. Mortimer is a Bahamian filmmaker. His directorial credits include the short film “Float” (07), the documentaries Charted Course (07) and I Am Not a Dummy (09) and the fiction features Children of God (10), which premiered at Miami Film Festival, and Cargo (17).

Most Viewed Films

video

REBECCA’S STORY

WITNESS PROJECT GUYANA YOUTH Guyana | 2014 | 14 mins "REBECCA'S STORY," tells the story, a young orphaned girl having to deal with an abusive grandmother. On...
video

ADOPTED ID

SONIA GODDING TOGOBO Haiti/Canada | 2012 | 60 mins "ADOPTED ID" - Some people are born into an identity, others have to find one. Adopted ID, uncovers...
[Total: 0    Average: 0/5]

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here