Vertières I, II, III

Dir: Louise Botkay
10' . Digital . 2014 . RJ


Vertières is the neighbourhood in the city of Cap-Haïtien where, in 1803, there was a battle that culminated in Napoleon’s army being expelled from Haiti. It was the first country to achieve its independence in the face of potential colonialists.

Rating free

Louise Botkay

Born in Rio de Janeiro in 1978. She studied at the French National Film School (La Fémis). She  directed  films  such  as  como Vertières I, II, III (2014), Super Freeze  (2011),  Sève (2011),  4 portes (2009), Mammah (2008) and Fofô Niamey (2007).

Video Installation