The New York Film and Video Festival is running in New York from April 28th through May 5th. On Monday, May 2nd, at 4:10 on Screen Two, the festival will show Kendy VÃ©rilus’ Thompson The Great. From the website:
After 200 years of Independence, Thompson The Great (Amboise Thompson), an octogenarian believes that he can talk to Jean Jacques Dessalines, The father of the Nation. This film is about life in a poor country with 200 years of Independence.