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August 10, 2009

Is a Jumbie following me Chibale thrills audiences at Emancipation 2009

Is a Jumbie is a Jumbie following me This Chibale chant literally got former Stickfight Champion Moses Ralph from the Talparo Gayelle on his feet and dancing to their drumming rhythms at Emancipation celebrations 2009
August 5, 2009


August 3, 2009

Eintou still sees inequalities in education media social policy and culture in Trinidad Tobago

The education system still has not made accessible to African children the fact that they have made contributions to the development of society What African child knows about the Canboulay riots and that early Carnival came out of the belly of the East Dry River as a form of cultural resistance and cultural retention The education system does not enforce a sense of self and the Carnival has gone westward Express Woman interviews Eintou about her thoughts on Emancipation
July 27, 2009

Baby Doll documentary trailer on You Tube Check it Out

The Idakeda documentary which was successfully screened at the Toronto based Caribbean Tales Film Festival now has additional visibility on You Tube
July 24, 2009

Feedback on Idakeda documentary continues to be positive

The Idakeda documentary showcasing its work with young people in crisis Baby Doll Meets Midnight Robber Carnival Intervention for the At Risk continues to receive positive feedback from filmmakers and industry workers alike In the attached news release from Caribbean Tales we receive favourable mention
July 20, 2009

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July 13, 2009

Baby Doll documentary well received at Canadian Film Festival

Idakeda was privileged to be part of the 2009 edition of the Caribbean Tales Film Festival in Toronto Canada mingling with Caribbean Film greats such as Festival founder FrancesAnne Solomon Gayelle cofounder Christopher Laird and the legend herself Euzhan Palcy of Martinique the first Caribbean woman Director to receive support for a major Hollywood movie with stars such as Marlon BrandoThe good news is we held our own
July 6, 2009

Idakeda Documentary debuts at Caribbean Film Festival in Canada

The documentary about the Idakeda Intervention technique Baby Doll Meets Midnight Robber Carnival Intervention for the At Risk debuts this week at the prestigious Caribbean Tales Film Festival in Canada
June 29, 2009

Intervention brings tears new experiences and future resolutions for students and teachers of the San Fernando East Sec school

I think it was very inspiring and it had me thinking what to do before I think about boys and children Student commentThis was a very enlightening and excellent programme conducted both teachers and students The discussion ensured a self esteem upliftment and the dance was very classy Teacher observation