Dance Hall Queen
Dancehall Queen is a Jamaican movie which features actress Audrey Reed playing the role of Marcia, who is a single mom of three going through the struggles of everyday poverty in Jamaica. The movie encompasses what many poor Jamaican women are faced with. In an attempt to provide for her family she does vending on the streets. Here she is exposed to the roughest elements within the society, and is constantly being provoked by a vicious murderer called Priest. She also has a guy that she needs because of the financial assistance that he gives her. He is however a child molester and she knows it, but because of fearing to lose the financial support, she turns a blind eye to the fact he is sexually assaulting her teenage daughter. In an attempt to escape this way of life she disguised herself, wearing false hair and facial make-up and enters a dance hall contest, with the hope of winning some money.