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Haitian Film Series: Desounen - Dialogue with Death

Dir: Raoul Peck (2001) 49:10 min Interviews with Haitians concerning the years of economic and political chaos in Haiti which have led to a mass exodus of Haitians trying to reach the mecca of the United States. Includes interviews with those who remained in Haiti and those who successfully immigrated who are now reluctant to return although they are the ones who have the necessary skills to rebuild their homeland's shattered economy.

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Caribbean focus, Central America focus, Global, Human Rights, Movie/Film, Politics