KASITA (small house) is the third installment in the Another Building Series. This narrative short is in the local language of Papiamentu with English subtitles and features the slaven hutjes (slave huts) of Bonaire, (no bigger then dog houses) where once the slaves who worked in the salt winning would rest. Featuring local music company Tutti Frutti and dance group Grupo Kayena, this third installment re-unites Director of Photography Dolph van Stapele and Creator/Director Gabri Christa.
When a young girl Luna, can’t keep the dog she rescued, she knows just what to do, together with her cousin Sol,she sets off to house him in the emptyslaven hutjes (slave huts), but things don’t go as planned.
KASITA \ 21:55 min \ Bonaire Caribbean
Winner - Best Short , Harlem International Film Festival Jury Selection, Costa Rica International Film Festival, Cinedans Trinidad and Tobago International Film Festival, Diaspora Festival of Black and Independent Film, Black Harvest Film Festiva,l Joshua Tree International Film Festival Langston Hughes African American Film Festival, Segal Film Festival, San Diego Black Film Festival, International Black Women’s Film Festival, World Kids International Film Festival.