SXSW 2022 Review: T&T in Austin
Published 4/11/2022 in MusicTT
SXSW
SXSW 2022 Review: T&T in Austin Written by: Melissa Jimenez South by Southwest (SXSW) also referred to as 'South By' (SX) is one of the largest creative conferences and festivals in North America boasting an average of 400,000 attendees. It takes place in Austin, Texas every year during the month of March and focuses on three key areas: Music, Film and Interactive (tech, gaming, art,...read more ❯
Riyadh Rahaman: Filmmaker, Youtuber, Videographer
Published 4/22/2022 in FilmTT
[embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QcfTKv-BYBc[/embedyt] Riyadh Rahaman: Filmmaker, Youtuber, Videographer Riyadh Rahaman is an award-winning 22-year-old Trinidadian filmmaker with a passion for creating high-quality, local films and is most known for his unique and creative abilities in storytelling including the genres of comedy, drama, and thriller. He graduated from St. Stephen’s...read more ❯
Keziah Lendor
Published 2/11/2022 in FilmTT
Keziah Lendor Fashion Director • Fashion Stylist • Freelance Writer Bio: Classed as a bonafide island ‘It Girl’, Keziah Lendor is a Trinidadian-born Fashion Stylist and Writer who is gracefully budding into a self-made entrepreneur and filmmaker. She is the lead Wardrobe Stylist and Creative Director at Kez Styles, a self-founded fashion company, and has recently begun her...read more ❯
Raquel Rampersad
Published 12/10/2021 in FilmTT
Name:         Raquel Rampersad T/A :           R & N Financial & Tax Consultant Email:         rrampersadtt@gmail.com Linked in : Raquel Rampersad   Tell us about yourself and how you became a film accountant? I began working as a part-time accountant with Caribbean Music Group Limited and Maturity Music Limited in 2001. 2013/2014...read more ❯
Let's Talk Safety with Richard
Published 12/2/2021 in FilmTT
We had a brief conversation with producer Richard Chin Fatt on the topic of gun safety on set. Richard has been working in the film and television industry in and out of Trinidad for 30+ years as a Co-Producer, Editor, Production Consultant, and Cameraman. His extensive background in project management and production coordination is an asset in the areas of budget maximization and project...read more ❯
Amanda Cornwall
Published 12/2/2021 in FilmTT
Chief Financial Officer at Caribbean Dockyard & Engineering Services Ltd   Tell us about yourself and how you became a film accountant? I am a chartered accountant FCCA with an MBA from Arthur Lok Jack Graduate School.  I have always loved the local film sector and by extension the creative industry and the role that it can play in the country's diversification away from oil and...read more ❯
Lisa Wickham
Published 1/4/2021 in FilmTT
Media Producer | Director | TV Personality How did you get into filmmaking? Well I started in this industry as a child on TTT age 6 on the only live children's show to date, Rikki Tikki. I guess the bug bit me. I never left the industry, just expanded from in front the camera to behind when director Linus Pitt started to give me editing tips when I hosted party time. From there I realised my...read more ❯
Frances-Anne Solomon
Published 1/4/2021 in FilmTT
Filmmaker | Writer | Producer Frances-Anne Solomon is an award-winning filmmaker, writer, producer, curator, and entrepreneur in film, TV, radio, theatre, and new media. Born in England to Trinidadian parents, she was raised and educated in the Caribbean and Canada before moving to Great Britain where she has built a successful career. What steps were involved in getting accepted into...read more ❯
Melissa Jimenez
Published 1/4/2021 in FilmTT
IG handle: @mjtt868 FB page: @melissajimenezTT Can you tell us a little about yourself and the position you hold as MusicTT’s GM? Many persons are familiar with me as being a practitioner on the arts & culture and NGO scene. I am either in chorale performances with the UWI Arts Chorale, working behind the scenes or performing on-stage in a musical with Must Come See Productions,...read more ❯
Kerron Lemessy
Published 1/4/2021 in FilmTT
www.mrlemessy.com IG @mr_lemessy What is the role of a boom operator? The role of a boom operator is to operate the boom microphone to capture the best quality dialogue and sound effects. When do you start to work on a production? A boom operator should be on set 30 mins to 1 hour before call time to familiarize themselves with the set and also to set up the sound equipment for the...read more ❯
Nicholas Meah
Published 1/4/2021 in FilmTT
Sound engineer for TV production| Advertising and recording production IG @soundproproductions What is the role of a boom operator? The role of a boom operator is to capture the sound of the actor, getting sound equipment ready for the shoot send out headset to listen to the dialogue and set up the mixer (car or environments clean with the natural background sound of the ambiences for the...read more ❯
Into the FashionTT Metaverse: A User’s Experience
Published 4/8/2022 in FashionTT
FashionTT Virtual Trade Mission and Expo
Into the FashionTT Metaverse: A User’s Experience By Lily Kwok On March 25th 2022, I woke up excited to attend the Trinidad and Tobago Fashion Company Limited (FashionTT)’s Virtual Fashion Trade Mission and Expo! I headed over to fashionevent.virtex.in where I seamlessly logged into the virtual platform by providing my name and email address. Unsurprisingly, I was greeted by the amazing...read more ❯