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Synopsis

In this modern fable, a man is drawn into following in the footsteps of the historic Haitian slave leader Mackandal, who is trapped in a curse which started centuries ago.

The Crying Conch screens on Friday, September 28 at 7:30pm preceding the feature film Douvan jou ka leve (The Sun Will Rise).

DIRECTOR: Vincent Toi
COUNTRY: Canada, Haiti
LANGUAGE: Haitian Creole
DURATION: 20 minutes
YEAR: 2017
TYPE: Short Films

About the Director

Vincent Toi is a Mauritian/Canadian film director and writer. After leaving Mauritius at the age of 19, he studied design and filmmaking in Toronto and Montreal. He is now an art director for two major art institutions in Canada, the Phi Centre and DHC ART Foundation for contemporary art. He directed the feature documentary film shot in Mauritius, I’ve Seen the Unicorn (2014) which was selected in various festivals including Hot Docs and the Chicago International film festival.

VENUE:

O Cinema Wynwood

90 NW 29th St, Miami, FL 33127

DATE: Friday, September 28, 2018
TIME: 7:30 pm