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Title:

HAITIAN CORNER

Title German:NEW YORK IST NICHT HAITI
Country:Deutschland 1988
Colour:Colour
Language:OF m. franz. UT
Length:98 Minutes
Film series:Jenseits von Europa III


Director :Peck, Raoul
Screenplay:Peck, Raoul
Cinematography:Chin, Michael
Editing:Auguste-Judith, Aïlo
Music:Cinélu, Mino
  
Cast:Auguste-Judith, Aïlo
 Rameau, Patrick
 St. Lot, Emile
Producer:Choy, Christine
 Schreitmuller, Andreas
 Tajima, Renee
 Vokenborn, Klaus
Production company:Velvet Film
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Storyline



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Patrick Bossuet is a poet from Haiti now living in exil in Brooklyn, New York. He has spent seven years in prison under the Duvalier dictatorship. One day, he recognizes one of his torturer. Recovering from the experience, he begins to examine his past. (Africultures)


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