Derek Oyston CHE Film Award

Citation: Selena Blake’s film gives a powerful voice to the LGBT community of Jamaica which routinely suffers violence. The film has achieved a rare degree of trust among the Jamaican LGBT community despite the fact that no one is able to be publicly out. The Campaign for Homosexual Equality was set up in the UK… Continue reading Derek Oyston CHE Film Award

David Katz- Riddim Magazine

A groundbreaking work as the first film about homophobia in Jamaica directed by a Jamaican, Taboo Yardies is an unflinching portrayal of the realities facing lesbians and gays on the island today. Shot in Jamaica and amongst the expatriate community in New York, Taboo Yardies reveals some of the drastic misconceptions about homosexuality that are… Continue reading David Katz- Riddim Magazine