Roaring Lion: Rastafari Documentary
Asst Producer: Jorvi Joneken
Editor: Catherine Arend
Duration: 57 minutes
Roaring Lion charts the growth and development of the Rastafarian Movement and its founder, the former Garveyite Leonard Howell. With interviews from the renowned academic and Rasta scholar Professor Barry Chevannes and several of the movementís leading figures, Mortimmo Plano, Fimore Alvaranga, Dago and Gertrude Campbell, the documentary charts the Movementís growth from a persecuted commune in the foothills of Pinnacle, Jamaica, to an internationally recognized religion.
Roaring Lion is the first documentary officially endorsed by leading elders of the Rastafarian Movement.http://www.ricenpeas.com/docs/roaring_lion_the_rise_of_rastafari.html