My friend, the Minister

My friend, the Minister

Direction: Johann Feindt


Germany, 1998
80 Min.

April Children Mother and Son

zero one film in Coproduction with factory 2 , MDR, WDR.

World Premiere: Oct 31, 1998, DOK, Leipzig


An experimental documentary movie, dealing with the filmmaker Raoul Peck, who decided to leave his director job behind, in order to become the minister of culture of Haiti. As a moviemaker he aimed at telling stories, which might change something – as a minister he has to deal with the confusing Haitian politics.