15 April

PsalmOne’s Memoirs from Haiti: A Multimedia Docu-Series

PsalmOne’s Memoirs from Haiti: A Multimedia Docu-Series

“Roosters crow way before the sun comes up. I just want people to know that.” Just after Jakmèl JouBare’n, Chicago rapper Psalm One visited the Artists Institute campus  for a workshop and recording session at Audio Institute. Represented by Chicago labels Rhymesayers Entertainment and FreeHug Life, Psalm One, otherwise known as  Cristalle Bowen or Hologram […]

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 […]

28 February

Speciality Video Workshop

Speciality Video Workshop

Ciné Institute teachers Maxence Bradley, Raquel Gomez-Rosado and Kaveh Nabathian listen to students pitch their projects during a Specialty Video Workshop session.

17 December

Susan Sarandon Master Class

Susan Sarandon Master Class

Academy Award winning actress Susan Sarandon, visited Ciné Institute and offered a master class on acting,  directing actors and non-actors and gave a talk on the remarkable films that changed her life as an actress.

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.

15 December

Jackson Browne Master Class

Jackson Browne Master Class

In early November, Artists for Peace and Justice Advisory Board Member and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member Jackson Browne visited Audio Institute to teach a special master class. The students, who had been listening to his music all week in preparation for his visit, received Jackson very enthusiastically. His lesson focused on the differences between […]

14 December

Master Class with Paul Haggis

Master Class with Paul Haggis

Academy Award Winner and Founder of Artists for Peace and Justice, Canadian director Paul Haggis, visited Ciné Institute and offered a master class on the art of directing, his experience working with actors and the importance of team work.

13 December

Djinn Carrenard Workshop

Djinn Carrenard Workshop

Haitian director, editor and cinematographer, Djinn Carrenard, conducted a Master Class with both year 1 and 2 students. His specialty is producing low or no budget films. In the below slideshow he sets up a quadcopter and demonstrates its use for smooth aerial video and photography .

11 December

Daniel Dencik Workshop

Daniel Dencik Workshop

Danish writer and film director, Daniel Dencik, visited Ciné Institute and gave a Master Class on his style of filmmaking to 2nd year students.

10 December

Dayanne Danier Workshop

Dayanne Danier Workshop

Dayanne Danier, fashion designer and owner of Bien Abyé, visited Ciné Institute and conducted a workshop on fashion in films.