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ARISTIDE \ 82 mins \ Haiti & South Africa

An hour south of Miami, the elected president of the Western Hemisphere's poorest nation has twice been forced from office with the complicity of the international community. "ARISTIDE" investigates the tragic events that led to the second violent expulsion of Jean Bertrand Aristide from Haiti. This documentary reveals the tangled web of hope, deceit, and political violence that has brought the world's first black republic to its knees.

FESTIVALS/AWARDS

Best Documentary - Pan African Film Festival; Nominated - Amnesty International DEON Award; NYVF Film Society of Lincoln Center; Montreal International Documentary Festival; Buenos Aires International Festival of Independent Cinema; International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam

Nicolas Rossier

All from this director.

SPEAK YOUR TRUTH!