The Arrival

It’s August 6th, 1962 – Jamaican Independence Day. Daisy, a young Jamaican arrives to the ‘Mother Country’ of Britain to start a new life with her husband, whom she has not seen for two years. However, she’s holding a secret, which if discovered, could jeopardize everything.

Writer/Director: Annetta Laufer
Producers: Joy Gharoro Akpojotor
Co-Produced By: Triune Productions

Filmography

  • Premiered IN COMPETITION at Encounters Short Film Festival 2018
  • London Short Film Festival 2019
  • British Shorts Film Festival 2019
  • American Black Film Festival/Emerging Director’s Showcase 2019
  • Women’s International Film and Arts Festival 2019
  • Bahamas International Film Festival
 IN COMPETITION
  • Underwire Film Festival – NOMINATED BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN
  • Black Toronto Film Festival 2020
  • S.O.U.L Festival 2020
  • Aesthetica Film Festival/Cine Sisters Programme
  • BAFTA LONG LISTED 2020
  • Currently streaming on VOD Kweli TV, LA USA