23 July

Meet the Team: Paula Hyppolite

“The wealth of Haiti is its people. If you miss the people, you miss the wealth. ” — Paula Hyppolite Born in Cap-Haïtien, Paula Hyppolite is the director of Ciné Institute, Haiti’s only film school. After 25 years living in the United States, Paula returned to Haiti in 2003 where she and APJ CEO David Belle launched the […]

30 June

Congratulations Class of 2014!

Congratulations Class of 2014!

Congratulations to our new Artists Institute graduates, bon courage and break a leg! Last week we were thrilled as friends, family, and students joined together in Jacmel to celebrate graduation and present thirty-five new graduates with their Artists Institute certificates. We can’t wait to watch these talented youth enter Haiti’s burgeoning creative industry equipped with two […]

18 June

Congratualations! Winners of Best Interactive Video and Innovative Use of Technology at Cannes Film Festival

Congratulations to our film students and Arcade Fire, Winners of Best Interactive Video and Innovative Use of Technology at Cannes International Film Festival! Cannes Lions is the only truly global meeting place for professionals working in creative communications, from creatives and marketers to technologists and media specialists. Cannes Lions is where 12,000 people from 94 […]

11 June

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ Educational Grants Program awards Ciné Institute

We are extremely pleased and excited to announce that Ciné Institute, Haiti’s only film school, has been awarded a grant from The Academy. Ciné Institute brings together leaders in cinema and education to train and support Haiti’s budding filmmakers. Equally focused on storytelling and technical training, Ciné Institute prepares students for all types of film […]

5 June

La date limite de candidature à Artists Institute : 20 Juin 2014

Notre vision est de créer des opportunités avancés pour les jeunes Haïtiens en favorisant l’esprit d’entreprise et le développement des affaires dans l’industrie créative. Chaque étudiant à Artists Institute reçoit une bourse complète. Appliquez aujourd’hui!       

12 May

Ciné Institute seeks Full Time Film Faculty

Ciné Institute seeks Full Time Film Faculty

Ciné Institute, Haiti’s only professional film school, provides Haitian youth with college level film education, technical training and production opportunities. The Institute trains aspiring local filmmakers ages 18-35. Our objective is to provide Haiti’s talented youth with the knowledge and tools necessary to grow and modernize a local audiovisual industry. We seek four full-time Instructors […]

12 May

Ciné Institute recrute des Professeurs de Film à Temps Plein

Ciné Institute recrute des Professeurs de Film à Temps Plein

Ciné Institute, la seule école professionnelle de cinéma à Haïti, offre aux jeunes Haïtiens et Haïtiennes une éducation cinématographique de niveau universitaire ainsi qu’une formation technique dont l’objectif est les opportunités de production.  L’Institut forme les jeunes cinéastes locaux 18-35 ans. Notre objectif est de fournir les connaissances et les outils nécessaires pour que les […]

9 May

Behind the Scenes: APJ Student Profiles

Behind the Scenes: APJ Student Profiles

With the help of director Miguel Alvarez and producer Bougon Massena, Ciné services and Artists for Peace and Justice are creating a new video profile series where we learn a little more about the students and their lives outside of the Academy for Peace and Justice and give them an opportunity to share their personal stories, dreams, […]

7 May

Haiti Optimiste Hoboken

Haiti Optimiste Hoboken

Join us July 1st 2014 for “Haiti Optimiste Hoboken” at bwè kafe!  The evening will feature an hour long program of recent work produced by our Ciné Institute students and graduates followed by a reception. All proceeds provide scholarships and equipment to help us continue to empower the next generation of Haiti’s filmmakers. This event is sponsored […]

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!