Barrow Freedom Fighter: A Film About Barbados' First Prime Minister

One of the highlights of the year-long celebration of Barbados’ 50th Independence is the release of the docudrama Barrow Freedom Fighter. Narrated by former United States Attorney General Eric Holder whose father is from Barbados, it tells the story of The Right Excellent Errol Walton Barrow who successfully lead Barbados to independence on November 30th,...

10 Caribbean Films To Watch

A new database cataloging Caribbean films and filmmakers was launched during the 10th annual Trinidad & Tobago Film Festival. The website includes a listing of feature-length independent Caribbean fiction, documentary and experimental feature films from 2000 to the present. “We wanted to create an online resource that was easily accessible, well organized and reflected the...

2 Vintage Caribbean Travel Pin-Up Posters

The Caribbean Tourism Organization, the official body responsible for marketing and promoting the Caribbean has members from over 30 countries and territories as well as a myriad of private sector allied members. These government and corporate organizations collectively spend hundreds of millions of dollars each year enticing visitors to the region. A significant amount of...

'Round My Christmas Tree

Below is a new favorite poem that sums up for children and adults alike, all that is wonderful about Christmas in the Caribbean. IT’S CHRISTMAS DAY By Roland L. Gayle, Jamaica I just woke up and it’s Christmas Day Christ is born, Hip, Hip Hooray! Today I’ll eat and eat a lot, But first I’ll...