About the Hatyi Heritage Film Festival

The Hayti Heritage Film Festival opens on Thursday, February 13th, starting with a reception on 5:30 pm. The festival runs through Saturday, February 15, 2020.

Get tickets to the reception, screenings, and workshops at Eventbrite.

Get more information at haytifilmfest.org.

About Lana Garland

Lana Garland is the festival director and curator for the Hayti Heritage Film Festival. She has worked as a creative director, director, and writer/producer in television and film in the U.S. and Europe. Her work has included creating content for HBO, BET, and ESPN in America and TV2 in Denmark. She is the recipient of the Ella Fountain Pratt Emerging Artists Award from the Durham Arts Council and is a Fulbright Specialist in Uganda. She is the producer of The Passing On, which will screen at the Hayti Heritage Film Festival.


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Acting Master Class with Obba Babatundé

The festival is hosting an acting master class with Obba Babatundé on Saturday, February 15, 2020, from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm. Tickets are $60 plus a small fee. You must register by February 14th via Eventbrite.

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Lana Garland is the festival director and curator of the Hayti Heritage FIlm Festival. Photo courtesy of Lana Garland.

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