The Trinidad & Tobago Film Company Limited (FilmTT) is a state agency established in 2006 to facilitate the development of the film industry in Trinidad and Tobago. As a subsidiary of the Trinidad and Tobago Creative Industries Company Limited (CreativeTT), FilmTT provides logistical support and film commission services such as location scouting and research and acts as a liaison with industry partners, the community, production houses and Government agencies.
Local Producers Talk Shop at FilmTT Event Members of the local film community recently came together as FilmTT hosted its inaugural “Producers’ Talk” event at Grundlos Kollektiv on Monday 4th June, 2018. This event was the first of its kind for the film company, which facilitated three of the country’s producers in a discussion on their maiden feature films: Abigail Hadeed, producer of Play the Devil by Maria Govan(2016); Teneille Newallo, producer/writer of The Cutlass by Darisha Beresford (2016); and Emilie Upczak, director/producer, Moving Parts (2018). Click to read more >>> #discoverfilmtt #localmovies #ProducersTalk Ministry of Trade and Industry
"Producer's Talk" - FilmTT hosted a panel and networking event on Monday evening at Grundlos Kollectiv. It featured the producers of the three most recent films funded by the Film Company. Producers Emilie Upczak (Moving Parts), Teneille Newallo (The Cutlass) and Abigail Hadeed (Play The Devil) shared their experiences and knowledge gained on areas such as funding, Locations, Sales, Distribution, Festivals/Exhibitions with guests. @ Cipriani Blvd.
Luke congratulated writer/director Emilie Upczak and her team for not only completing her first feature film but “for setting the project on a path for potential international success that can have a positive impact on Trinidad and Tobago’s developing film sector.” #discoverfilmtt #MovingParts #localmovie