Haiti Cinema : Haitian filmmaker can't remember the last time he put his movie on DVD

"I can't remember the last time I put one of my Haitian on DVD," one Haitian filmmaker tells Belfim. "It is a big waste of time and money," he said. "Who's gonna buy it from you?"

PHOTO: Old Haitian Movies on DVD

By "who's gonna buy it from you," he means the DVD retail stores.

According to this Haitian filmmaker who wants to remain anonymous, many of the stores that used to sale Haitian DVDs are closed and the ones that are left open wont even buy DVDs from you in quantity.

Is that what the Haitian movie industry has come down to?

How do Haitian filmmakers make money these days? Or has film-making become just a hobby?

Haitian filmmakers, let's talk...

Haitian movie fans, when was the last time you purchased a Haitian film on DVD?

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Phillip Manning Hey! Bud! As those people like to call me some of the time! And, you know what that hey... see more
Reply · April 05 at 5:17 PM
Phillip Manning I'd like to be on film with you Kendia! Just marvelous, Just marvelous... (Billy..... see more
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