Film Rental

Becoming a Queen

Available to view 12 am on June 18 through 12 am on June 20.


Directed by Chris Strikes (Canada, 2021, 90 min.) Digital.

Joella Crichton aims to win (for a historic tenth time) the Caribbean Carnival’s Queen Competition. A tenth win would forever solidify her legacy in the Caribbean-Canadian community. Joella hopes to leverage this legacy to be viewed as an ambassador for Caribbean Carnival, educating youth and the larger society on its significance. The vibrant event is seen as the fine art that it truly is.

Filmmaker Q and A

Register for a Q and A session with the filmmakers on June 18 at 6 pm.

Q and A session is live-streamed using Zoom. To participate, you will be required to download Zoom.

The suggested start time for viewing this film is 4:30 pm in order to sync with the start of the Filmmaker Q and A.


Rent 3 or more films in one transaction and get a $1 discount on each film.

Film Rental Information

This film cannot be rented outside the United States and is available to watch only during the period specified. Once rented, the film may be viewed on the Video Content page.