The film is an adaptation of the short story Caroline's Wedding by the Haitian-American writer Edwidge Danticat. Danticat has really put her heart and soul into adding a Haitian immigrant perspective into the American narrative. I admire her tenacity and kindness. Recently she was honored by the Ford Foundation for her efforts as an activist: Edwidge Danitcat Ford Foundation Fellow.  Danticat will be narrating the film.

The story Caroline's Wedding explores assimilating to American culture through a narrative set in the early nineties about a mother, her two daughters, and a deceased husband. 

I hope you will come on board to help bring this project to fruition so that it can join the current cultural dialogue about immigrants that Danticat shines a light on in her work. 

Please support us through New York Women in Film & Television's sponsorship program. NYWIFT is a non-profit organization that supports "women calling the shots" by helping women find a voice in the Film, Television and New Media industry. All donations are tax-deductible. Checks can also be mailed to NYWIFT with the name of the project in the memo.

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Mèsi,

Easmanie Michel

 

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