Building bridges based on the belief that film becomes art only when its materials are as inexpensive as pencil & paper. Cine Pobre Film Festival is the 100% cartel-free intersection of culture and capabilities.
Born on July 9th 1983 in Port-au-Prince (Haiti), Gilbert Mirambeau Jr. is a scriptwriter, writer, and producer. After completing his high school at St-Louis de Gonzague in Haiti, he moves to Montreal to study marketing at University of Montreal. After working almost seven years in the corporate world, Gilbert returns to Haiti to follow his dream: making movies. After a year of freelancing, Gilbert is hired as the main writer and one of the producers of Muska Group, a leading audiovisual production company in Haiti. For three years, he writes and produces Tv commercials, corporate documentaries, jingles and a TV show for children, Lakou Kajou. In 2015, sharing a common dream with his partners, Bruno Mourral and Jean Samuel André, Gilbert creates Muska Films hoping to develop the Haitian film industry. Today, Gilbert focuses on writing and producing heartfelt movies with Muska Films. He just finished producing a mid-length short film Kafou, and will produce his first feature film entitled Kidnapping Inc. in 2018 co-produced by Muska Films, Promenades Films and Canal Plus Antilles.
Building bridges based on the belief that film becomes art only when its materials are as inexpensive as pencil & paper
Cine Pobre is the 100% cartel-free intersection of
culture and capabilities
[ Call for entries 2019 ]