The Crying Conch

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    The Crying Conch

    Le cri du lambi

    Directed by

    Canada

    2017

    20 min

    • Creole

    Drama

    Berlin IFF

    A man is drawn into the footsteps of the historic Haitian slave leader; Mackandal. Following a man trapped in a curse which started centuries ago, this modern fable folds accounts of the past with the resilience of the present.

    Festivals

    Credits

    Cast
    Ebby Angel Louis
    Zidor Montal
    Screenplay
    Vincent Toi
    Cinematography
    Marcel Cabrera
    Editing
    Vincent Toi
    Music
    Andy Dacoulis
    Ebby Angel Louis
    Sales
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    Production
    ARPENT FILMS
    Production
    LICORNE PRODUCTION
    Vincent Toi

    Vincent Toi

    Mauritius

    Born in Mauritius, at the age of 19 Vincent Toi moved to Toronto, where he obtained an Honours Bachelor's Degree in Design from York University and Sheridan College. He has worked as an Art Director at Phi Group Inc. While finishing a BFA in film production at the Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinema, Vincent directed three short films all of which have been selected for screening in various festivals.

    Selected Filmography