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Joebell and America


Based on the true story by Earl Lovelac, Joebell and America tells the story of Joebell, a gambler, who concocts a risky plan to escape to the promise and fantasy of America. Prepared to leave everything behind, including his newly-found romance with the village beauty, Joebell sets out for his final destination, with each step of his journey uncovering him to himself and revealing the island he had never really seen.  The film received the Best International Narrative Feature Award at the Women’s International Film Festival.

Directed by Asha Lovelace.

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