HCX | Haiti Film Fest 2013 will include the opening night celebration, an emerging filmmakers event and two full days of free films from contemporary Haitian filmmakers, films about Haiti’s Diaspora, as well as films from the beginning of Haiti’s presence on-screen. Ranging from seasoned directors to emerging student filmmakers, this film festival will present the diverse points of view that encompass the Haitian identity.
Join us Thursday, May 9th for the kick off of the 2nd international HCX | Haiti Film Fest! Support Haitian Cinema, and rub shoulders with award-winning filmmakers and actors. Enjoy screenings of the festival’s best short films and a live performance by the legendary Emeline Michel and music by DJ Zing! Honoring Frantz Voltaire, Founder of CIDICHA for his work in film and archival research.
85 Avenue A
(between 5th & 6th Streets) Map
Manhattan, NY 10009
Take the 6 to Astor Pl, the L to 1st Ave or the F to 2nd Ave.
Hosted by HCX | Haiti Film Fest Advisory Committee Members Easmanie Michel and Jerry LaMothe, film industry professionals at all points in their career will have an opportunity to network with others in their field. In addition, audience members will enjoy a screening of select short films by Haitian and Haitian-American filmmakers. Click here for more information on the evening’s screenings.
Sponsored by Prestige Beer and Roulade Catering.
558 St Johns Place
(between Franklin & Classon Avenues) Map
Brooklyn, NY 11238
Take the 2, 3, 4, or 5 to Franklin Ave or the S to the Botanical Garden.
Click here to view the official HCX | Haiti Film Fest screening schedule! There is no will-call for screenings. Seating is on a first come, first serve basis.
St. Francis College
180 Remsen Street
(between Clinton & Court Streets) Map
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Take the 2, 3, 4, or 5 to Borough Hall, the A, C, or F to Jay St, or the N or R to Court St.
HCX | Haiti Film Fest Advisory Committee
Michèle Stephenson & David Belle, Co-chairs of HCX | Haiti Film Fest Advisory Committee
Arnold Antonin • Fritz Archer • Marc Baptiste • Patricia Benoit • Jerry Carlson
Edwidge Danticat • Jonathan Demme • Whitney Dow • Guetty Felin • Leslie Fields-Cruz
Curtis Caesar John • Jerry Lamothe • Anne Lescot • Michelle Materre • Easmanie Michel
Tamir Muhammad • Patrick Ulysse • Frantz Voltaire
HCX | Haiti Film Fest Sponsors
HCX | Haiti Film Fest Community Partners
ActNow Foundation | BelTiFi | Black Documentary Collective | Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce | Caribbean Cultural Theater | CIDICHA | Ciné Institute| Fleurimond Catering | The Haitian Roundtable | Kiskeácity | National Black Programming Consortium | New York Women in Television & Film |One Moore Book | Rada Film Group | Reseau Culture Haiti | Soul of Brooklyn/MoCADA | Third World Newsreel | Tribeca Film Institute
Be Scene! If you are interested in becoming a film festival sponsor, click here to review our HCX | Haiti Film Fest 2013 Sponsorship Packet
Questions? Contact Régine M. Roumain by phone at 347-565-4429 or via email at email@example.com.The 2013 HCX | Haiti Film Fest is made possible with public funds from the Decentralization Program of the New York State Council on the Arts, administered in Kings County by Brooklyn Arts Council (BAC).