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Ghosts of Cité Soleil

Asger Leth, Denmark, 2005

86 min.DK/Documentary

Two brothers are stuck in a system of political violence. They are gangleaders in President Aristide's secret army of slum gangs. One wants to fight for the president, the other wants out. They live in Cite Soleil. The most dangerous place on earth. A film about Haiti, where gangs, gun rappings, love and dramatic, political events, together, tell the true story of the last months of Aristide's presidency.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards Materials
Original title Ghosts of Cité Soleil
Danish title Ghosts of Cité Soleil
Other titles Ghosts of Cité Soleil
Keywords Haiti, Music, Hiphop, Politics, Slums
Director Asger Leth
Co-director Milos Loncarevic
Director of Photography Milos Loncarevic, Frederik Jacobi, Asger Leth
Editor Adam Nielsen
Sound Hans Møller, Rasmus Winther
Composer Wyclef Jean, Jerry "Wonda" Duplessis
Appearances Winson '2Pac' Jean, Wyclef Jean, James 'Bily Petit' Frère, Éleonore 'Lele' Senlis
Production country Denmark, United States
Production companies Nordisk Film Production
Domestic distribution Nordisk Film Biografdistribution
International sales TrustNordisk / Filmbyen 22 / 2650 Hvidovre / t +45 3686 8788 / f +45 3677 4448 / info@trustnordisk.com / www.trustnordisk.com
Festival information Danish Film Institute
Technical info 35 mm, 1,85:1 - Widescreen, color, Dolby, SRD
Danish festival release 09.11.2006, Dagmar, CPH:DOX
Danish theatrical release 03.05.2007
Cinemas Dagmar, Palads, Empire
Find more Variety Vol CDIV, nr 7 (Oct 2, 2006); p 122
DFI subsidy Konsulentstøtte
Danish rating Allowed for children over the age of 11

Companies

Production companies Nordisk Film Production
Domestic distribution Nordisk Film Biografdistribution

Direction

Direction Asger Leth
Co-director Milos Loncarevic

Production

Executive producer Kim Magnusson
Executive producer Cary Woods
Executive producer Jørgen Leth
Executive producer George Hickenlooper
Executive producer Wyclef Jean
Executive producer Jerry "Wonda" Duplessis
Production Mikael Christian Rieks
Production Tomas Radoor
Production Seth Kanegis

Cinematography

Cinematography Milos Loncarevic
Cinematography Frederik Jacobi
Cinematography Asger Leth

Editing

Editing Adam Nielsen

Music

Music Wyclef Jean
Music Jerry "Wonda" Duplessis

Sound

Sound Hans Møller
Sound Rasmus Winther

Appearance

Appearance Winson '2Pac' Jean
Appearance Wyclef Jean
Appearance James 'Bily Petit' Frère
Appearance Éleonore 'Lele' Senlis

Festival screenings

Festival Festival date
Malmö Nordisk Panorama 2008-09-26
Amsterdam, IDFA 2007-11-22
Lithuania Scanorama Film Forum 2007-11-08
Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival 2007-10-23
Lisbon Int. Documentary Film Festival 2007-10-18
Haifa International Film Festival 2007-09-27
Oulu Nordisk Panorama 2007-09-21
Rio de Janeiro Film Festival 2007-09-20
Melbourne Film Festival 2007-07-25
Hong Kong International Film Festival 2007-03-20
Thessaloniki Documentary Festival 2007-03-16
Buenos Aires, Mar Del Plata Int. FF 2007-03-08
Miami International Film festival 2007-03-02
Istanbul Festival of Independent Films 2007-02-15
Göteborg International Film Festival 2007-01-26
Helsinki Doc Point Documentary Film Festival 2007-01-24
Palm Springs International Film Festival 2007-01-04
Amsterdam, IDFA 2006-11-23
CPH:DOX 2006-11-10
Warsaw International Film Festival 2006-10-06
Toronto International Film Festival 2006-09-07
Telluride Film Festival 2006-09-01
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Reviews and articles

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Type Source Author Date
Artikel Berlingske Tidende Ebbe Iversen 2010-01-29
Artikel Berlingske Tidende Ebbe Iversen 2008-03-26
Artikel Morgenavisen Jyllandsposten Morgenavisen Jyllands-Posten 2008-03-26
Artikel Berlingske Tidende Ebbe Iversen 2008-03-26
Artikel Berlingske Tidende Ebbe Iversen 2008-03-26
Artikel Morgenavisen Jyllandsposten ritzau 2008-01-29
Artikel Politiken ritzau 2008-01-28
Artikel Morgenavisen Jyllandsposten Morgenavisen Jyllands-Posten 2008-01-15
Artikel Urban RED 2007-05-29
Artikel Morgenavisen Jyllandsposten jakv 2007-05-28
Artikel Morgenavisen Jyllandsposten jakv 2007-05-28
Artikel Ekstra Bladet Kim Kastrup 2007-05-06
Interview Berlingske Tidende Mette Dahlgaard 2007-05-04
Interview Berlingske Tidende Mette Dahlgaard 2007-05-04
Interview Politiken Christina Zemanova 2007-05-04
Interview Politiken Christina Zemanova 2007-05-04
Anmeldelse BT Jacob Wendt Jensen 2007-05-03
Anmeldelse Berlingske Tidende Ebbe Iversen 2007-05-03
Anmeldelse Børsen Morten Durr 2007-05-03
Interview Børsen Morten Durr 2007-05-03
Anmeldelse Information Claus Christensen 2007-05-03
Anmeldelse Information Claus Christensen 2007-05-03
Interview Information Lars Movin 2007-05-03
Artikel Metroexpress Susan Groenbech Larsen 2007-05-03
Anmeldelse Morgenavisen Jyllandsposten Soeren Hoey 2007-05-03
Anmeldelse Politiken Dorte Hygum Soerensen 2007-05-03
Anmeldelse Urban Louise Kidde Sauntved 2007-05-03
Anmeldelse Ekstra Bladet Niels Lind Larsen 2007-05-03
Anmeldelse Kristeligt Dagblad Henrik Uth Jensen 2007-05-03
Anmeldelse Metroexpress Jakob Ludvigsen 2007-05-03
Artikel Berlingske Tidende x 2007-05-02
Interview Urban Louise Kidde Sauntved 2007-05-02
Artikel Politiken x 2007-04-27
Artikel Information Joergen Leth 2006-11-10
Artikel Information Joergen Leth 2006-11-10
Artikel Morgenavisen Jyllandsposten Jakob Rubin 2006-11-10
Interview Ekstra Bladet Kim Kastrup 2006-09-17
Interview Ekstra Bladet Kim Kastrup 2006-09-17
Interview Politiken Aske Munck 2006-09-10
Interview Politiken Aske Munck 2006-09-10