Breathe is a visual and spoken narrative introducing an ongoing journey to dispel the label of 'destined to fail'. A black and white short film, with uplifting spoken word and music; Breathe opens with dreamscape scenes of Trinidad carnival, which is considered a significant part of life to Trinidadians - linking those in the present to that of our past. The visual element continues with powerful references to which have and continues to serve as guidance, enlightenment and refuge throughout my life.
Concept Development, Directed, Written, Narrated and Edited: Leigh Nicole Leal
Additional Carnival Footage: Incredible, Mirko Polo Pictures, Visual Art and Production www.youtube.com/watch?v=3_UIJeUOZWo (Creative Commons Attribution Licence)
Music: Rising Warrior, DJ Pinto, Hook Sounds (Creative Commons Attribution Licence)