Please join us on this new date Thursday, January 24 2013 to celebrate Haitian artistry. Presented by FIAF, Ben Stiller, Jonathan Demme, Michele Montas and David Belle. The evening will feature Ciné Institute films, a performance by Emeline Michel, photography by Marc Baptiste and food by Chef Ron Duprat. Click here to buy your tickets!
‘Jollywood’ film school shines spotlight on Haiti’ Following the lead of ‘Bollywood’ in India and ‘Nollywood’ in Nigeria, ‘Jollywood’ hopes to become a center for filmmaking and film education in Haiti. New York-Jollywood is a merry-sounding name for the home of Haiti’s only film school: the Ciné Institute. That sense of promise will be showcased […]
Photographer Paolo Woods, born of Canadian and Dutch parentage, grew up in Italy, lived in Paris, and is now based in Haiti. Woods ran a laboratory and a photo gallery in Florence, Italy, before dedicating himself to documentary photography. He focuses on long-term projects that blend photography with investigative journalism. He presented some of his […]