29 April

New Commercial for Audio Institute

New Commercial for Audio Institute

The first of many Artists Institute creative collaborations! Our students at Ciné Institute produced the new commercial for Audio Institute. Both divisions are now accepting student applications. Apply today!  

18 April

SELEBRASYON!

SELEBRASYON!

SELEBRASYON! is the first festival of its kind. Join us MAY 18 – JUNE 30 in NYC for a cultural celebration of everything Haitian, Caribbean, Latin American, African American, and everything in between. Diverse communities come together to experience film, dance, music, poetry, and art all across the best city in the world. Beginning on […]

17 April

Montrealer imparts a love of cinema in Haiti

Montrealer imparts a love of cinema in Haiti

Montrealer Kaveh Nabatian relishes his work teaching the students of Ciné Institute, Haiti’s only film school BY T’CHA DUNLEVY MONTRÉAL — For a guy headed back to Haiti in just over 12 hours, Kaveh Nabatian was pretty relaxed on Monday afternoon. He offered me a glass of rum — who was I to refuse? — […]

14 April

Kehinde Wiley Visits Ciné Insitute

Kehinde Wiley Visits Ciné Insitute

Kehinde Wiley is a New York-based portrait painter, who is known for his highly naturalistic paintings featuring people of color in vivid florals and regal poses reminiscent of old master painters.  Kehinde is  here in Jacmel doing research and model casting for his next painting series which will focus on the young people and artists […]

16 December

Donna Karan Master Class

Donna Karan Master Class

Urban Zen founder and internationally renowned fashion designer, Donna Karan, visited campus and taught a master class on creativity.

4 December

Globetops Laptop Holiday Drive

Globetops Laptop Holiday Drive

Globetops, an organization charged with recycling and re-distributing laptops to educational projects globally, is partnering with Ciné Institute to secure 40 laptops for our first computer lab. Laptops are essential to our school and our students, enabling them to learn, produce films, create media content, and develop critical skills that are put to use through […]

8 October

Kevin Murungi Workshop

Kevin Murungi Workshop

Global Kids human rights and foreign policy specialist  Kevin Murungi came to visit our students in Jacmel. He and Ebby Angel Louis are working together to begin the implementation of a new leadership curriculum that was designed this past summer.

2 October

Launch of Audio Institute: We are the World School of Music and Audio Engineering

In partnership with Artists for Peace and Justice and We Are the World Foundation,  Ciné Institute’s sister college, Audio Institute: We Are the World School of Music and Audio Engineering, launched its inaugural class on October 1st! Together, Ciné Insitute and Audio Institute are Artists Institute.

26 September

Deborah Soleyman’s Birthday Fundraiser for Ciné Institute

Deborah Soleyman’s Birthday Fundraiser for Ciné Institute

What does Deborah Soleyman ask of her friends? ” This year no shoes, no diamonds, no gifts, only your genorosity” and turns her 35th birthday in Geneva into fundraiser for Ciné Institute. Thank you Deborah!

16 September

Global Kids Workshop with Ebby Angel Louis

Ciné Institute and Global Kids have partnered to create a new youth Leadership and Civic Responsibility curriculum for the Institute. Faculty member Ebby Angel Louis spent August in NYC at Global Kids to develop the new curriculum with the staff.