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Onward and Upward for 'Forward Ever: The Killing of a Revolution'

  • By Sydney Levine
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  • August 11, 2014 2:00 PM
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As Executive Director of ttff, the Trinidad & Tobago Film Festival which he started eight years ago, Bruce Paddington saw it develop from showing 36 movies to showing more than 100. When he produced and directed "Forward Ever: The Killing of a Revolution", a film about the Grenada Revolution and the circumstances surrounding the execution of Maurice Bishop and his colleagues, he was acting on a burning desire to create a comprehensive record of the key events of the revolution, having been impressed with what he saw on his visit to the island during the revolutionary period. But he hadn’t counted on the overwhelming response that the film has received to date. Having been screened in ten countries in only nine months...

Cuba Journal 2: U.S., Revolution and the Caribbean

  • By Sydney Levine
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  • January 9, 2014 8:00 AM
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The first day of the Havana Film Festival I was at the Hotel Nacional, registering for the festival, seeing familiar faces from Cuba and the Caribbean and old friends from the USA: Oleg Vidov and his wife Joan Borsten were there as Oleg who had starred in 3 Soviet films made in Cuba was an honored guest.

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