Cold Islanders Film Club: Dancehall Queen

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  • location: The Orange Room
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Join Cold Islanders for a special screening of the iconic 70’s movie, Dancehall Queen. Street vendor Marcia is scraping together a living in the ghetto section of Kingston, Jamaica. Her young daughter is being hounded by a rich sugar daddy who has been supporting the family; her brother's life is being threatened by a local thug. So, when the licentious patron threatens to abandon the family, and her brother breaks down under pressure, Marcia seeks refuge in the beats of the very dance hall outside of which she normally vends.

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