Raoul Peck

Biography: Born 1953 in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Peck lived for a time in Zaire and worked as a journalist and photographer.  He later graduated from the Berlin Film Academy in 1988, made a dozen short and features from his Velvet Productions, based in France and Germany, and served until recently as the Minister of Culture of Haiti.

Films Shown in AFF, Inc. Programs:
Man By The Shore / L’Homme sur les Quais (2001);
Lumumba: La Mort du Prophète / Lumumba: Death of a Prophet (2001);
Lumumba (2001).

Filmography:
Legut (1983);
Merry Christmas Deutschland (1984);
Haitian Corner (1988);
Lumumba: La morte du prophéte/ Lumumba: Death of the Prophet (1990);
Man By The Shore / L’Homme sur les Quais (1993);
Haiti: Le silence des chiens (1994);
Desounen: Dialogue with Death (1994);
Lumumba (2000).