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Jean Gentil (2010)

A Haitian man who recently lost his job as a French teacher begins a desperate search for work in Santo Domingo.

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Israel Cárdenas (screenplay), Laura Amelia Guzmán (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview:
Jean Remy Genty Jean Remy Genty ... Jean Remy (Jean Gentil)
Yanmarco King Encarnación Yanmarco King Encarnación ... Yanmarco
Paul Henri Presumé Paul Henri Presumé ... Polo
Nadal Walcott Nadal Walcott ... Surveyor
Lys Ambroise Lys Ambroise ... Ciryl, night watchman
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A Haitian man who recently lost his job as a French teacher begins a desperate search for work in Santo Domingo.

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Language:

Spanish | Haitian | English

Release Date:

20 April 2012 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Jean Gentil, enas kalos anthropos See more »

Filming Locations:

Dominican Republic

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