Tue 1 & Thu 3 October 2019
Akeem Sharp, nicknamed the Rasta Rocket, is set to be Jamaica’s next big track-and field sensation. Akeem hopes his prowess will take him to the USA to reunite with his mother who has supported the family while living as an illegal resident for over a decade. But Akeem’s rising star is weighed down by turmoil at home: an unstable father and an unruly older brother who insinuates himself into Akeem’s career as a means of escaping—or perhaps enhancing—his scam artist hustle.
JAM | 2019 | 112’ | TBC | Storm Saulter
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