24 November

The Haiti Dialogue Series: Spotlight on Film

The Haiti Dialogue Series: Spotlight on Film

Touro College of Osteopathic  Medicine 231 W. 124th Street, New York, NY Lecture Hall 2 Admission is Free! Join us Thursday, December 11th as The Haitian Roundtable presents, The Haiti Dialogue Series: Spotlight on Film!   This unique forum will be moderated by Warrington Hudlin, a veteran producer of motion pictures, television and online media. As […]

7 November

Marie-Claude Fournier joins Ciné Institue

Marie-Claude Fournier joins Ciné Institue

It’s with great pleasure that we welcome director Marie-Claude Fournier to our Ciné Institute family! Marie-Claude Fournier has just arrived in Jacmel, Haiti, to join the division of continuing education and professional development at the first and only film school in the country, Ciné Institute. For the next three months, Marie-Claude will oversee the implementation […]

3 November

Stones in The Sun screening at Quad Cinema

Stones in The Sun screening at Quad Cinema

Stones in the Sun/ Wòch nan Soley Directed by Patricia Benoit November 21-27, 2014 Quad Cinema 34 West 13th Street #B New York, NY 10011 “Wòch nan dlo pa konnen doulè wòch nan soley/ Stones in the water don’t know the suffering of stones in the sun.”  – Haitian proverb. A woman struggling to forget […]

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 at the 2014 Creative Emmys!

Just a Reflektor wins at the 2014 Creative Emmys!

Today, “Just a Reflektor” was honored for Outstanding Creative Achievement with the Original Interactive Program Juried Award at the Television Academy’s 66th Emmy Interactive Media Nominee Reception!  Ciné Institute is proud and honored to share this amazing award with Vincent Morisett, Arcade Fire, and Google Creative Labs! “Just A Reflektor” is an interactive music video that […]

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 […]