Bad Friday ~ Rastafari After Coral Gardens

Rastafari after Coral Gardens - The history of violence in Jamaica through the eyes of its most iconic community A feature-length documentary (running time 63 minutes) shot in DV, mini-DV and HD that also includes archival footage, reproductions of still photographs, and an original score composed by Junior “Gabu” Wedderburn. Bad Friday is in English and Jamaican patois, with English subtitles. For many around the world, Jamaica conjures up images of pristine beach vacations with a pulsating reggae soundtrack. The country, however, also has one of the highest per capita murder rates in the world, and the population is actively grappling with legacies of Western imperialism, racial slavery, and political nationalism – the historical foundations of contemporary violence in Jamaica and... read more
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Bad Friday ~ Rastafari After Coral Gardens