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Antonin, Arnold

Overview
Works: 106 works in 188 publications in 5 languages and 653 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary films  Biography  Biographical films  Nonfiction films  Drama  Interviews  Zombie films  Comedy films  Internet videos 
Roles: Author, Director, Restager , Scenarist, Narrator, pmn, Editor, Film editor
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Arnold Antonin
 
Most widely held works by Arnold Antonin
Haití en el Caribe by Arnold Antonin( Book )

5 editions published in 1985 in Spanish and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La larga y desconocida lucha del pueblo de Haití by Arnold Antonin( Book )

8 editions published in 1979 in Spanish and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Material para una pre-historia del cine haitiano = Matériel pour une pre-histoire du cinéma haïtien by Arnold Antonin( Book )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1987 in French and Spanish and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jacques Roumain : la passion d'un pays = Jacques Roumain : the passion for a country( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This exploration of Haitian society of late 19th and early 20th centuries focuses on the tormented life of one of Haiti's most important authors and prominent political figues, Jacques Roumain. In his perceptive writings, Roumain raised questions about the issues facing Haiti that remain relevant today. Some of Jacques Roumain's best writings were translated by the legendary African-American poet Langston Hughes. The question is raised: what legacy has Jacques Roumain left for the future of Haitian youth"--Container
Jacques Roumain : La Passion d'un Pays( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This exploration of Haitian society of the late 19th and early 20th centuries focuses on the tormented life of one of Haiti's most important authors and prominent political figures, Jacques Roumain. In his perceptive writings, Roumain raised questions about the issues facing Haiti that remain relevant today. Some of Jacques Roumain's best writings were translated by the legendary African-American poet Langston Hughes. The question is raised: what legacy has Jacques Roumain left for the future of Haitian youth
Les amours d'un zombi : Zonbi Damou by Arnold Antonin( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Haiti is suddenly turned into what seems to be a soap opera. An escaped zombie tells the press about the love that he feels for a woman. A female reporter closely follows the story and she is able to report that a group of politicians have decided to exploit the zombie's popularity by promoting his candidacy for president. But they do so without thinking about the ambitions of Baron Samedi, the lord of the cemeteries
6 femmes d'exception( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary centers on the lives and work of six active and creative women who contribute to the social and cultural life of Haiti. Micheline Laudun Denis is a renowned pianist, Vivianne Gauthier is a dancer and dance teacher, Emerante De Pradines is a professional singer who introduced voodoo songs to Haiti's high society, Madeleine Desrosiers is a peasant healer from Jacmel, Odette Roy Fombrun is the author of books on history, geography and citizenship, and Paulette Poujol Oriol is the president of the League of Women for Social Action
Les idées haïtiennes et la révolution sud-américaine by Arnold Antonin( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le président a-t-il le SIDA? by Arnold Antonin( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Protected by the vodoo godesses, he acts recklessly. A woman will stand in his way. In the tropical nights, to the magical Haitian music, the best and the worse clash. A dramatic comedy that brings together the best Haitian actors."--Container
Traversée des mondes de Frankétienne by Arnold Antonin( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zombies and Guédés are the most important elements and the most confusing of the Haitian imagination and specifically that of Frankétienne's. This film is a journey through the world of Frankétienne. It takes us into the mysteries of his poetic creation, literary and dramatic
Tiga : Haiti, reve, creation, possession, folie( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film about the artist Tiga and his work with a background jazz score
GNB kont Attila, ou, Une autre Haïti est possible by Arnold Antonin( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retraces the events that resulted in the fall of president Jean-Bertrand Aristide, on February 29, 2004
Chronique d'une catastrophe annoncée, ou, Haïti apocalypse now = Chronicle of a foretold disaster( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Creoles and Pidgins, French-based and French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the drama, courage and beauty of the Haitian people in response to the 7.3 magnitude earthquake that struck western parts of the country on January 12, 2010. The filmaker also questions the responsibilities and failures that led to the disaster, the danger of which was known throughout the world for at least two years
The President Has AIDS( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy Jean-Louis-featured among the cast of the television phenomenon Heroes, - stars as a musician extraordinaire in denial, President, in this Haitian comedy-drama about the HIV/AIDS epidemic. Dao is the biggest movie star in Haiti, the self-proclaimed "President of Compas." He has women falling at his feet and men emulating him. He feels invincible-living the life of a rock star-sex, drugs and alcohol-except that he can no longer hide his illness which is threatening to derail his career. Despite pressure from his manager, he refuses to get tested for AIDS, turning instead to rituals, spells, and the church. At one of his concerts, he rescues Nina from the leery advances of Larieux, a wealthy and powerful businessman, who Nina's mother wants her to marry. As romance blossoms between Dao and Nina, who likes Dao despite his fame, not because of it, Larieux plots his revenge. Also starring Riccardo Lefeuvre and Jessica Geneus
Haïti peut-elle se libérer de la faim( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Protection du citoyen en Haïti( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Albert Mangonès : l'espace public by Arnold Antonin( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film retraces the life of the artist Albert Mangonès and his work, and his role as a town planner
Courage de femme : Bénita et Mérina by Arnold Antonin( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary centers on the struggle of two working class women for daily survival and dignity in present day Haiti
Port-au-Prince : peut-il être sauvé?( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jacques Roumain : la pass ion d'un pays( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This full length docu-drama allows us to discover the tormented life of Haiti's most famous writer and one of its most renowned political figures. The burning topicality of the issues that he put forward a century ago is astonishing. This film is at the same time a fresco of the 19th century and the first half of the 20th"--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Arnold Antonin director de cine haitiano

Arnold Antonin filmregisseur uit Haïti

Arnold Antonin Haitian film director

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