1804: The Hiedden History of Haiti
1804: The Hidden History of Haiti
Writer/Director: Tariq Nasheed
Country: Haiti/ USA Year: 2017 Length: 110 minutes
The Hidden History of Hait” from Director Tariq Nasheed is a documentary about the untold history of the Haitian Revolution. Produced by the creator of the best-selling Hidden Colors film series, 1804 goes in-depth about the four principal players who were instrumental in Haiti s independence: Makandal, Dutty Bookman, Toussaint Louvature, and Jean-Jacques Dessalines.
This documentary gives a compelling look into the strategies, the motivation and the mindset that led to Haiti being the only Slave population who successfully overthrew their oppressors. Featured in the documentary "1804" are Dr. Leonard Jeffries, Prof. James Small, Prof. Kaba Kamene, Anthony Browder, Dr. Wade Nobles, Wyclef Jean and more.