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Haiti

Haiti

| 30 min
Perspective
Perspective
1955 58 films

This TV series from the mid-1950s blended documentary and fiction to tell Canadian stories from a Canadian perspective.

Details

This short film from the Perspective series highlights social and economic development in Haiti circa 1957. It depicts customs and traditions used to pass along the history of a people, and offers a look into their daily lives — lives that looks very different from their experiences today.


Credits
  • director
    Léonard Forest
  • script
    Léonard Forest
  • producer
    Julian Biggs
  • photography
    John Gunn
  • sound
    Joseph Champagne
  • editing
    Donald Ginsberg
  • sound editing
    Marguerite Payette

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