NZAMBI

Producer / Director: Santiago Stelley
Host: Hamilton Morris
Camera: Dana Lavoie, Fritzner Simeus
Editor: David Feinberg
Original Score: Jason Letkiewicz
VICE.COM, 67 min (2010)

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American soldiers returning from Haiti in the early ’20s and ’30s came home with arresting tales of voodoo potions, black magic, and living-dead zombies. They published their stories in mass-market pulp novels, which in turn inspired horror movies and eventually made their corporeal way to our supermarket aisles during Halloween. But back in Haiti, zombies are still real.

Read the article by Hamilton Morris for Harper's Magazine, October 2011

To purchase the original score by Jason Letkiewicz click here