Kingston-based filmmaker Teeqs describes herself as an introvert in an extrovert industry. A perspective that undoubtedly fuelled the insightful humour of her widely seen work Losing Patience. Described as a ‘very mini web series’ in it Teeqs collects the universally recognisable annoyances of urban life, while at the same time offering delightful snapshots into contemporary Carribean life. Its appeal reflected in the reception of the work, with a premiere on local television station TVJ, as well as competition slots at international festivals.

Watch her series Losing Patience here

Interview by Tega Okiti

Edvinas Bruzas