Haiti Cinema - All the Haitian Movie Theaters have disappeared, what happened?

When was the last time you went to the movies in Haiti? What happened to Cine Triomphe? Haitian radio journalists are complaining, no one is investing in leisure in Haiti. All the Haitian movie theaters are gone.

PHOTO: Cine Triomphe, Port-au-Prince Haiti


It's Monday morning in Haiti and the morning program Matin Caraibes on radio Caraibes FM is on. A group of journalists are talking about a grand premiere of a movie that was held at the Marriot hotel in Port-au-Prince.

Journlist Jacques Adler Jean-Pierre complained about his back hurting during the premiere because the seats were not comfortable enough for a movie showing.

"Haitian movies are being show in spaces that were not created for showing movies," the journalist said.

"The days of grabbing a popcorn and soda to watch a Haitian movie is over," says journalist Lamour Erick Laguerre alias Tom Malè.

Once upon a time, there were movies theaters in various cities in Haiti, Port-au-Prince, Cap-Haitien, Jacmel, Les Cayes. These movie theaters are gone. What happened???

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