category: Caribbean, Short Films


A short film by Nabil Elderkin inspired by the life of Nelson Mandela, and the song “CAPTURE LAND,” by Jamaican artist Chronixx. The film follows Tacky, a young man recently released from prison. As Tacky navigates life on the outside he takes a profound step toward embracing his African ancestry. CAPTURE LAND, was shot in early November 2014 in Port Royal, Kingston.

Directed by Nabil Elderkin
Nabil Elderkin is a director and photographer raised in Australia, currently living in Los Angeles. He has created visuals on a variety of media platforms from advertising campaigns to magazine editorials, artist branding, books, music videos and film.

Jamaica/US | 2018 | English | 16 minutes

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