About the Documentary
The Women of Dominica documentary is centered around powerful Dominican women and how their lives shaped the evolution of the island over generations. Journey to this tropical Caribbean island as we are introduced to a group of amazing women sharing their life stories. Thriving through adversities on this naturally raw terrain on the island. The strength of these women comes from their connection to each other and the island itself.
The project is dedicated to the director’s mother who received a Golden Drum Award. The most distinguished cultural recognition for Promotion and Preservation of Traditional Creole Cultural Wear. It was also very important to connect her daughter who is half Dominican to her Caribbean heritage, understand the rich diverse heritage of her ancestors.