RAIZ (2023)
Directed by Raydrick Feliciana

Creative documentary, Portugal, 2023, 19 min, Digital HD,
16:9, colour. Language: English, Papiamento, Dutch

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Poster: Carla Garcia

Raiz – Papiamento for “Roots”. A personal exploration of past, family and the question of home, woven through long-forgotten footage and distant conversations.


concept, edit, direction: Raydrick Feliciana
with: Farida Feliciana, Freddy Feliciana, Jeffray Feliciana
project development consultant: Marta Andreu
editing advisor: Nino Sosa
sound mixing: António Porém Pires
sound editing assistants: João Alves, Antonio Duarte
colourist: Andreia Bertini
supervisors: Margarida Cardoso, Tiago Espanha, Victor Candeias
music: “PRINCE OF THE SEA” Produced by Chihei Hatakeyama, Courtesy of Room40
special thanks: Nora Ananyan, Jeffray Feliciana, Siddharth Govindan, Bibliotea Nacional Aruba, Igor Bobeldijk, Carlotta Solari, Max Panconesi, Bernardo Zanotta, Nederlands Instituut voor Beeld en Geluid

This film was made as part of the DOC NOMADS program, sponsored and supervised by the European Education and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA) of the European Commission.

© 2024 Raydrick Feliciana