2 October

Welcome Back Ciné Institute!

Welcome Back Ciné Institute!

Student orientation is in full swing here at Artists Institute! This Monday in Jacmel, we welcomed over 100 of the most talented young Haitian artists, filmmakers, and musicians to our campus by the sea. We’re thrilled that by welcoming two full classes at both Ciné Institute and Audio Institute, the Artists Institute campus is humming at full capacity […]

12 September

New Benefit Print by painter Kehinde Wiley

New Benefit Print by painter Kehinde Wiley

Cover image credit: KEHINDE WILEY “The Sisters Zénaïde and Charlotte Bonaparte (The World Stage: Haiti)” 2014 Archival inkjet print on Epson Hot Press Bright 300 grain paper Paper 27.5 x 22 inches Image 21.321 x 16 inches Edition of 30 Publisher: The Lapis Press, Culver City, California Courtesy of the artist and Roberts & Tilton, Culver […]

5 September

Ciné Institute Student featured at 10th Annual Montreal International Black Film Festival

Ciné Institute Student featured at 10th Annual Montreal International Black Film Festival

We are very excited to announce that one of our own students, Amiral Gaspard, has been selected to screen his idependent film ‘Le Bon, Le Mechant, L’Apprenti’ at the 10th Annual Montreal International Black Film Festival at the end of this month! It is shaping up to be a very inspiring week of independent filmmakers […]

16 August

Just a Reflektor wins big at the 2014 Creative Emmys!

Just a Reflektor wins big at the 2014 Creative Emmys!

A huge congratulations to our friends Arcade Fire who walked away with a big win from the 66th Annual Emmy Awards this summer. The Canadian indie rock band, who is a great friend and supporter of the Ciné Institute and Audio Institute, took home an Emmy award this year for their interactive short film “Just […]

23 July

Meet the Team: Paula Hyppolite

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

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

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

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 […]