This article traces the history of cinema in Haiti from the appearance of the first cinematograph there in December 1899 through to the contemporary period. Paying attention both to the kinds of films Haitians have watched, and to the various types of films that Haitian filmmakers have produced, the article provides a rare insight into the culture and politics of cinema in Haiti.
Arnold Antonin; Cinema in Haiti. Small Axe 1 October 2008; 12 (3 (27)): 87–93. doi: https://doi.org/10.1215/-12-3_27-87
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