Film and Lecture: “Le President a-t-il le SIDA?” with Jimmy Jean-Louis

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Haiti Cultural Exchange (HCX) present special guest Jimmy Jean-Louis, Haitian actor and former NBC « Heroes » star, who will speak about his film “Le President a-t-il le SIDA?” and his work with Hollywood Unites for Haiti. This event will take place tomorrow, Saturday, April 6, 2013, from 2:30pm to 6:00pm at the Five Myles Gallery. Screening will begin promptly at 3:00pm. The Gallery is located at 558 St. Johns Place, Brooklyn, New York.

Description: In the film, Dao (played by Jimmy Jean-Louis) is a popular musician leading a life full of sex and drugs. His life changes when he meets 23 year old Nina (Jessica Généus) and falls in love. But his new relationship is jeopardized when he learns that he has AIDS. This film by Haitian filmmaker Arnold Antonin will be in French and Creole with English subtitles.

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