Haitian Corner

CHF 18.90 / EUR 17.60

Directed by Raoul Peck
Germany/USA 1988

Josefph often visits the «Haitian Corner» bookstore in New York, frequented by many exiles who also fled President François Duvalier’s dictatorial régime in Haiti. One day he thinks he recognizes one of his torturers. This possibility then plunges him right back into a past that he was trying to forget. A past marked by seven years in prison. From now on, his sole purpose will be to find his torturer again, and have his revenge. But this search will have its consequences...

Language OV creole/erench/english Subitles english, français, deutsch, español
Length 98 min. Screen 16/9, NTSC, color Sound DD 2.0 FSK 16+ Region code All regions
Bonus Commentary by Raoul Peck (6 min.)

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