Film: HAITI ON SCREEN

Post Reply
User avatar
admin
Site Admin
Posts: 2152
Joined: Thu Nov 13, 2014 7:03 pm

Film: HAITI ON SCREEN

Post by admin » Fri Mar 19, 2004 8:47 pm


The Institute of African-American Affairs and the Africana Studies Program at New York University, in collaboration with documentary filmmakers Guetty Felin and Michèle Stephenson, proudly present

HAITI ON SCREEN

OPENING NIGHT GALA - Wednesday, March 31, 2004, 7-11:00pm
Event Chairs: Danny Glover, Raoul Peck, Edwidge Danticat, and Jonathan Demme
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY
Kimmel Center for University Life
Eisner & Lubin Auditorium - 4th floor
60 Washington Square South
New York, NY 10012
Opening Night Films:
Art Naif and Repression in Haiti by Arnold Antonin
Anita by Rassoul Labuchin
For more information about tickets to this event, please call Dwight Johnson Design at 212-889-4694.

THURSDAY, APRIL 1, 2004 - DIASPORA DAY
THE SCHOMBURG CENTER FOR RESEARCH IN BLACK CULTURE
Langston Hughes Auditorium
515 Malcolm X Boulevard
New York, NY 10037-18
01
http://www.nypl.org/research/sc/sc.html
All screenings are free and are on a first come, first served basis.

11:00am-12:00pm - Black Soul by Martine Chartrand with E Pluribus Unum by Maxence Denis
12:00-1:30pm - Bonjour la Rézoné by Elsie Haas (US premiere)
2:00-3:30pm - Tchala l'Argent des Reves by Michele Lemoine
3:30-5:00pm - Les Chemins de la Memoire by Frantz Voltaire
5:00-6:00pm - E Pluribus Unum by Maxence Denis with Black Soul by Martine
Chartrand (repeat screenings)
6:30-8:30pm - Panel discussion, Alternative Forms of Film Distribution sponsored by National Black Programming Consortium (www.nbpc.tv)
8:30-10:00pm - Tchala l'Argent des Reves by Michele Lemoine (repeat screening)

FRIDAY, APRIL 2 - SUNDAY, APRIL 4, 2004
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Film Center
36 East 8th Street
New York, New York 10003-6520
http://www.nyu.edu/gsas/dept/africana/events-set.html
All screenings are free and are on a first com
e, first served basis.

FRIDAY, APRIL 2ND:
12:00 noon-2pm - Panel discussion on making films in Haiti-location and panelists TBA
2:30 - 3:45pm - Port-au-Prince is Mine by Rigoberto Lopez co-produced by Frantz Voltaire
3:45 - 4:30pm - E Pluribus Unum by Maxens Denis (repeat screening)
4:30 - 5:30pm - Sweet Mickey for President by Mariette Monpierre
5:30 - 7:00pm - Of Men and Gods by Laurence Magloire and Anne Lescot
7:00 - 8:30pm - Black Soul by Martine Chartrand and Roussan Camille by Mario Delatour (repeat screenings)
8:30 -10:00pm - Dreamers by Jorgen Leth

SATURDAY, APRIL 3RD:
12:00 - 2:30pm - The Comedians by Peter Glenville
2:00 - 4:00 pm - Gouverneurs de la Rosee By Maurice Failevic
2:30 - 4:00PM -The Keeper by Joe Brewster
4:00 - 5:30 pm - Amour Infinity by Jerry LaMothe
5:30 - 6:30 pm - Discussion with Joe Brewster and Jerry LaMothe about their films. We will hear Joe Brewster's perspective as an African-American director viewing the Haiti
an experience, as well as Jerry Lamonthe's point of view as a Haitian director and his perspective on the African-American experience.
6:30 - 8:30 pm- Art Naif and Repression in Haiti by Arnold Antonin with Anita by Rassoul Labuchin
8:30 - 10:00 pm - Of Men and Gods by Laurence Magloire and Anne Lescot (repeat screening)

SUNDAY, APRIL 4TH:
Human Rights Day in collaboration with the National Coalition of Haitian Rights (NCHR.) Discussions will follow each screening with Jocelyn "Johnnie" McCalla, executive director of NCHR.

2:00-3:30 pm - Les Chemins de la Memoire by Frantz Volataire
3:30-5:00 pm - No More Crying in Silence by Rachel Magloire
4:00- 6:30 pm - The Comedians by Peter Greenville (repeat screening) OR Surprise Screening
5:30 - 7:00 pm - Roussan Camille by Mario Delatour (US Premiere) (repeat screening)
7:00 - 8:30 pm - No More Crying in Silence by Rachel Magloire (repeat screening)

Closing Night Event:
7:00-10:00 pm - The Agronomist by J
onathan Demme

SATURDAY, APRIL 3, 2004
THE BROOKLYN MUSEUM OF ART
Cantor Auditorium
200 Eastern Parkway
Brooklyn, NY
www.brooklynmuseum.org
All screenings are free with Museum admission and are on a first come, first served basis.

11:00am - 12:45pm - Black Soul by Martine Chartrand with Bonjour la Rézoné
by Elsie Haas (repeat screenings)
12:45 - 3:15pm - La Peur d'Aimer by Reginald Lubin
3:15 - 5:30pm - Royal Bonbon by Charles Najman

FRIDAY, APRIL 2 - SUNDAY, APRIL 4, 2004
AMERICAN MUSEUM OF THE MOVING IMAGE
35th Avenue at 36th Street
Astoria, New York
www.movingimage.us or call 718-784-0077 for more information.
All screenings are free with Museum admission and are on a first come, first served basis.

RAOUL PECK RETROSPECTIVE
The American Museum of the Moving Image in Astoria will present a major retrospective of films by Raoul Peck, Haiti's most prominent filmmaker, including such works as Lumumba, Man on the Shor
e, and Haitian Corner. Peck is expected to be present for the retrospective.

FRIDAY, APRIL 2ND:
7:30pm - 9:30pm - Man By The Shore (reception to follow)

SATURDAY, APRIL 3RD:
2:00 - 4:00 pm - Haitian Corner
4:30 - 6:30 pm - Desounen: Dialogue with Death with Profit and Nothing But!
6:30 - 8:30 pm - Lumumba

SUNDAY, APRIL 4TH:
2:00 - 4:00 pm - Falling Bodies (Corps Plonges)
4:30 - 6:00 pm - Lumumba: Death of a Prophet
6:30 - 8:30 pm - Lumumba (repeat screening)

MANY FILMMAKERS WILL BE PRESENT AT THEIR SCREENINGS.

SCHEDULE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT ADVANCE NOTICE.

FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE VISIT
http://www.nyu.edu/gsas/dept/africana/events-set.html or call 212-998-4222.

HAITI ON SCREEN is an initiative of Haitian-born filmmakers Guetty Felin and Michèle Stephenson and is part of IAAA's and Africana's year long series of events commemorating the Haitian Revolution and the bicentennial of the nation's independence. In
addition to the film festival, the series has featured an international conference, a writers' series, an artist-in-residence program, and graduate and undergraduate courses thematically organized on Haiti.

HAITI ON SCREEN is supported in part by New York State Council on the Arts, Africana.com, the French Cultural Service, Embassy of France in the USA, National Black Programming Consortium, Third World Newsreel, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Brooklyn Museum of Art, and American Museum of the Moving Image.


Laura G. Mackel Rice
Associate Director
Institute of African-American Affairs
New York University
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
269 Mercer Street, Suite 601
Mail Code: 0846
New York, NY 10003
Phone: 212-998-2134
Fax: 212-995-4109
E-mail: laura.rice@nyu.edu
www.nyu.edu/gsas/dept/africana/events-set.html

Post Reply