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Bound by Haiti

A story about the Haiti earthquake, from the activists who were there.
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Overview

Genre
Contemporary Issues, Foreign Worlds, Human Rights, and Current Affairs
Synopsis

Bound by Haiti is the story of Aaron Jackson and John Dieubon – two young international activists forced to deal with the tragedy of the Haiti earthquake first-hand. When the earthquake of January 12th strikes, Aaron and John must confront the biggest challenge of their lives. The filmmakers, staying outside Port-au-Prince, captured the tragedy immediately after this devastating event. Featuring rare video and photos from immediately following the earthquake, Bound by Haiti follows these unlikely friends on a journey for change before and after one of the most catastrophic international events of our time.

Stage
finished
Running time
46 minutes

Credits

Production Details

Country
Haiti
Years of Production
2009-2010
Locations
Port-au-Prince, Haiti; New York, New York; Hollywood, Florida; Miami, Florida

Distribution Details

Release year
2010
Festivals
Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival, New Hampshire Film Festival, Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival, Boston International Film Festival, Tulsa International Film Fest,DocUtah Documentary Film Festival, Central Florida Film Festival
Distribution
Documentary Educational Resources
Language
English, Haitian Creole
Subtitles
English

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