1979 Official Selection, film index

Black Dawn

  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet

From works commissioned from 13 Haitian artists, the history and mythology of this island, as well as the desire of its populations to attain true independance.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Black Dawn

    Directed by: Robin LLOYD, Doreen KRAFT

    Country: USA

    Year of production: 1978

    Running time: 17 min 40 s

  • Technique

    Category: Short film out of competition

    Techniques used: cut-outs

    Process: Colour

    Target public: All audiences

  • Credits

    Directed by: Robin LLOYD, Doreen KRAFT

    Animation: Doreen Kraft, Robin Lloyd, Meri Furnari

    Music: Maritot, Amos Coulage & le groupe folklorique