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When the Drum Is Beating

(DVD - 2012 )
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When the Drum Is Beating
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Interweaves the extraordinary story of Septentrional with that of Haiti: from the brutality of French colonialism and the bloody revolution that brought Haitians their freedom to the crushing foreign debt and the 15-year American occupation that ushered in the brutal dictatorship of Franȯis "Papa Doc" Duvalier. We see the hope that was created by Jean Bertrand Aristide, and the despair that followed after he was driven from power.
Title: When the drum is beating
[videorecording (DVD)]
Publisher: [United States] : First Run Features, [2012]
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (84 min.) :,sd., col. ;,4 3/4 in.
Notes: Title from container.
Bonus features: interview with director Whitney Dow.
Summary: Interweaves the extraordinary story of Septentrional with that of Haiti: from the brutality of French colonialism and the bloody revolution that brought Haitians their freedom to the crushing foreign debt and the 15-year American occupation that ushered in the brutal dictatorship of Franȯis "Papa Doc" Duvalier. We see the hope that was created by Jean Bertrand Aristide, and the despair that followed after he was driven from power.
Statement of Responsibility: Two Tone Productions ; produced and directed by Whitney Dow
Credits: Cinematography, Niels Alpert ... [et al.] ; editors, Nancy Kennedy, Federico Rosenzvit.
Performers: Featuring: Orchestré Septentrional.
System Details: DVD ; NTSC ; 5.1 audio.
Other Language: English or French Creole dialogue; English subtitles.
Subject Headings: Orchestre Septentrional. Musicians Haiti. Haiti History 20th century.
Genre/Form: Documentary films.
Nonfiction films
Topical Term: Musicians
Publisher No: 915106
FRF 915106D
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