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Haiti in All Our Dreams
Haiti in All Our Dreams

HAITI IN ALL OUR DREAMS

Haïti dans tous nos rêves

Directed by Jean-Daniel Lafond
Canada, 1995
Documentary

Synopsis

The dilemma of Haiti’s great poet René Depestre. Driven into exile by the Duvalier dictatorship in 1959, he became a revolutionary activist, then settled in France to write of the Haiti of his dreams. One day his niece Michaëlle Jean comes to tell him Haiti awaits his return…

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Synopsis

The dilemma of Haiti’s great poet René Depestre. Driven into exile by the Duvalier dictatorship in 1959, he became a revolutionary activist, then settled in France to write of the Haiti of his dreams. One day his niece Michaëlle Jean comes to tell him Haiti awaits his return…