URBAN / DRAMA
Synopsis: Ghetta Life -
an uplifting tale of a determined, Jamaican teenager achieving his
dreams, despite a community and family torn apart by political
The Kingston ghetto is divided along party political lines. With
allegiances set at birth, each new election brings a wave of unrest and
as Baller for his soccer skills, surreptitiously joins a boxing
gym after winning a fight with a local bully. But the gym is
headquarters for the opposite party garrison. Derrick is sucked into
the middle of the tribal war and has to learn that there are good
people as well as bad on both sides of the political divide.
Cast: Formal offers
-Sean Paul (Grammy Award Nominee 2004).
Browne (“Third World Cop” - 1999: box office record in Jamaica,
directed commercials and music videos in Jamaica for over 15 years).
- Rupert Harvey (“Preacher”, " Gorillaz", “Bones”, “Plunkett &
MaCleane”, “Chairman of the Board”, “Crossworlds”, “Pump Up The
Volume”, “The Blob,” “Critters”, “Slamdance”).
- Tom Astor (“Preacher”, “Tank Girl” with Naomi Watts, Ice T and Iggi
- Bee Savory
Producer: H. Michael Heuser (“Crusade in Jeans”, “Johnny Hit
and Run Pauline”, “Outlanders”, “Kart Racer”, “Heidi”, “Preacher”,
“Hurlyburly”, “Fast Sofa”, “The Criminal”, “Modern Vampires” aka
cutting-edge soundtrack from Jamaica’s leading artists.