Joebell and America

A poignant tale of love, ambition and self-discovery.

Joebell, a gambler, concocts a risky plan to escape to the promise and fantasy of America. Prepared to leave everything behind, including his newly-found romance with the village beauty, Joebell sets out for his final destination, with each step of his journey uncovering him to himself and revealing the island he had never really seen.

Based on the short story by Earl Lovelace.