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Agronomist, The

Synopsis
A presentation of the story of Jean Dominique, who ran Haiti’s first independent radio station during multiple repressive regimes. A radio journalist, human rights activist and freedom fighter, he was assassinated in April 2000. The film includes historical footage of Haiti’s vivid and tumultuous past; interviews with Dominique himself and his extraordinary partner Michele Montas.
Language
French (Standard)
Country
France
Year of release
2004
Year of production
2003
Subjects
Media studies; Politics & government
Keywords
biographies; Haiti; human rights; political movements; political geography; Dominique, Jean; radio journalism

Credits

Director
Jonathan Demme

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 2 PAL
Price
£19.99
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
91 minutes
Year
2008

Distributor

 

Available from retail outlets

Name

STUDIOCANAL

Email
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Web
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Phone
020 7534 2700
Fax
020 7534 2701
Address
50 Marshall Street
London
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Notes
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