Iron in the Soul - The Haiti Documentary Films of Leah Gordon

  |  Buy to Own: 08/06/2015
  |  105 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC


Collection of documentaries about the culture of Haiti from film-maker and photographer Leah Gordon. In 'A Pig's Tale' (1997), directors Leah Gordon and Anne Parisio highlight the links between the creole pigs of Haiti, the country's practice of Vodou and US economics. 'The Sculptors of Grand Rue' (2008) explores the work and influences of some of the Caribbean country's contemporary artists including Celeur, Eugène, Claude and Guyodo, who all grew up in the nation's capital. 'A Drag Zaka' (2008), follows the Jacmel carnival character Bounda pa Bounda as he plays on the streets with his Rara band.