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Trois Machettes (Three Blades)

Trois Machettes (Three Blades)

A day in the life of a family of three in contemporary Haiti. Child, adolescent, man – each with his dreams and frustrations and each finding a way to live. A day like every other day and everywhere, in every hand, there is a machete. So what will happen when night falls and dreams and frustrations collide?

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Trois Machettes (Three Blades) (2019)

Short (29mins) Narrative

Region:

Haiti

Language:

French/ Haitian Creole with subtitles

Rating:

No Rating

Director(s):

Matthieu Maunier-Rossi

Showtimes:

Thu 10 Sep 2020, ALL DAY *, ttff/20 Online—Emerald Bundle

* ALL DAY films are available for viewing from
12.00 am (midnight) until 11.59 pm of the above-mentioned dates.

Caribbean Premiere


Matthieu Maunier-Rossi

Matthieu Maunier-Rossi

Matthieu Maunier-Rossi is a screenwriter and director. Geography and travels are at the core of all his projects. From 2014 to 2017, he wandered across the Caribbean, looking for new stories. His journey became a book (« Les îles buissonnières », Ed. Rudbeckias, 2018). After more than one year spent in Haiti working with NGOs, he went back to the island during the summer of 2018 to direct « Three blades ».

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