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Elena film Celebrates Haitian Heritage in the Dominican Republic

By Alonso Aguilar for Hyperallergic Michèle Stephenson’s documentary short finds beauty in qualities of Haitian life which the Dominican government scorns. The closer one gets to the border between Haiti and the Dominican Republic, the more dubious it becomes. The two nations’ continuous territorial struggle stems from their contrasting colonial and revolutionary experiences. No matter […]