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Black Dawn

An animated account of Haiti's liberation told through the eyes of two African slaves.

Icarus Films | 1979 | 20 minutes

How (Not) to Build a School in Haiti

After hearing an NPR podcast in the wake of the 2010 Haiti earthquake, semi-retired construction worker Tim Myers is so moved he decides to build a school in the rural Hatian community of Villard.

Collective Eye Films | 2022 | 60 minutes

Kenbe La: Until we Win

Set in the lush Haitian countryside as well as the icy landscapes of Quebec, Will Prosper’s documentary Kenbe la: Until We Win chronicles the inspiring journey of Alain Philoctète, an artist and activist who dreams of developing a permaculture project in his native country even as he fights an ongoing battle with cancer.

National Film Board of Canada | 2019 | 83 minutes

The Last Child

Tells the behind-the-scenes story of the global campaign to eradicate polio.

Bullfrog Films | 2004 | 56 minutes

Michaëlle Jean: a Woman of Purpose

In 2005, Michaëlle Jean became the Governor General of Canada. A social activist, global citizen, and black woman, she would redefine the possibilities of that office

National Film Board of Canada | 2016 | 52 minutes

Profit and Nothing But!

A pertinent and impertinent exploration of the profit motive, and its consequences on our daily lives, our history, and our outlook for the future.

Icarus Films | 2001 | 52 minutes


Through the grassroots campaign of attorney Rosa Iris, STATELESS reveals the depths of racial hatred and institutionalized oppression that divide Haiti and the Dominican Republic.

Women Make Movies | 2020 | 96 minutes

Women, War & Peace II, Ep. 3: A Journey of a Thousand Miles: Peacekeepers

Embark on a risky year-long UN peacekeeping mission into earthquake-ravaged Haiti with an all-female Bangladeshi police unit. Leaving their families behind, these police officers shatter stereotypes as they rise in the name of building peace.

Collective Eye Films | 2019 | 56 minutes