5 April

L’Enfantillage

L’Enfantillage

A silent short film directed by Caillot Ezechias. L’enfantillage is part of our institution’s 10 Gourdes films. A series of 2 to 3 minute short films produced by first year Ciné Institute students. Students have one day of preparation, one day to shoot, one day to edit, and a budget of twenty-five cents for each […]

5 April

La Femme

La Femme

La Femme is a silent short film directed by C.I student Godson Prevot. This is part of our institution’s 10 Gourdes films. A series of 2 to 3 minute short films produced by first year Ciné Institute students. Students have one day of preparation, one day to shoot, one day to edit, and a budget […]

4 April

New Program: Dix Gourdes Films

  One day of prep, one day to shoot, one day to edit, and a budget of ten gourdes or  twenty-five cents for each film. Ciné Institute students produced eighty of these short films in just six short weeks. The lessons they learned were to work with locally available resources and to be as efficient as possible. Below are two silent Dix […]

3 April

On the Set: Eddy Francois Music Video

Our second year student Ossela Chery is directing the new music video for popular Haitian musician, Eddy Francois. Watch the finished music video for Tande Kri Ayo here!

1 April

Invest in Women, Invest in a Country: Women in the World Documentary

Ciné Institute graduate Guy Marie Jean Louis worked on a short film for Bank of America’s Global Ambassador Program called Women of the World, celebrating the work of our dear friend Danielle Saint-Lot. Gender equality and a country’s GDP are inextricable. With women representing half of the world’s potential talent base but less than ten percent […]

26 March

Ciné Institute Commercial

Ciné Institute Commercial

Watch our first institutional commercial produced by second year Ciné Institute students.

8 March

Tordu Crochu

The music video for Tordu Crochu was directed by second year Ciné Institute student Marc-Henry Valmond. This blues song by Haitian musician Wooly Saint-Louis Jean tells the story of a man professing his love for a woman he just met.

5 March

Haiti Optimiste 2013 Video Lineup

Haiti Optimiste 2013 Video Lineup

The Haiti Optimiste New York event was a resounding success, thanks to all our supporters. We understand that not everyone was able to make it to this inspirational event, thus we decided to compile all the videos shown during the event for your viewing pleasure. HAITI OPTIMISTE NY: VIDEO LINEUP from Ciné Institute on Vimeo. […]

2 March

Haiti Optimiste 2013

Haiti Optimiste 2013

A look at Ciné Institute’s beginning of year fund raising event, celebrating the Haitian artistry and the works of Ciné Institute students. It was a beautiful evening, and an amazing turn out, we are grateful to all those who made this event a success. To give to the institute go here

26 February

Why Poverty – Colors in the Dust

Why Poverty – Colors in the Dust

Jonathan Stack, Ciné advisory board member, collaborated with graduates to produce this piece for the Why Poverty campaign.