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Bienvenu Haiti (VOD)

Junior

Directed By: AJ Wilhelm⎥ USA/Haiti⎥ 2020 ⎥ 11m 22s⎥

Synopsis:
After being visited by a spirit who taught him how to be a master drummer and drum builder as a child, Junior’s destiny was set in stone. He quickly climbed the ranks of the local drummers in his village until the day he was recruited by the top Haitian roots music group “Racine Mapou de Azor” and spent the next two decades touring the world and sharing his gift of music with the masses. But just when his destiny was seemingly fulfilled, the founder and lead singer of “Racine Mapou de Azor” died unexpectedly, sending Junior’s high profile career to a shocking halt.

That Night

Directed By: Jean-Paul Laraque⎥ Haiti ⎥ 2020⎥ 14m 22s⎥

Synopsis:
After a night on the town, two best friends retrace their steps and realize “That Night” might’ve been more than just partying.

IntranQu’îllités

Directed By: Edward Owles⎥ UK/ Haiti ⎥ 2019⎥ 20m⎥

Synopsis:
Lyrically narrated by award-winning Haitian poet James Noël, ‘IntranQu’îllités’ interweaves the work of several Haitian artists who want to redefine how their nation is perceived. From a tree-based sculpture responding to the earthquake of 2010, to a video artist’s interpretation of a vodou waterfall festival, the film explores the role of art in society and the timeless importance of creativity.

Madan Sara Documentary

Directed By: Etant Dupain⎥ Haiti⎥ 2020 ⎥ 50m 28s ⎥

Synopsis:

The Madan Sara documentary tells the stories of these indefatigable women who work at the margins to make Haiti’s economy run. Despite facing intense hardship and social stigma, the hard work of the Madan Sara puts their children through school, houses their families, and helps to ensure a better life for generations to come. This film amplifies the calls of the Madan Sara as they speak directly to society to share their dreams for a more just Haiti.

Details

Date:
September 10
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Venue

CaribbeanTales-TV
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Organizer

Courtney Panchan
Email: festival@caribbeantales.org