A Free-Speech Hero


… found a gap in launching the first programs in Creole from his own radio station. J.Demme’s tribute to Jean Dominique(‘s) and radio broadcasting in general can be viewed in The Argonomist

Amazingly, The Agronomist remains upbeat. The stirring ending has the resolute Montas rebroadcasting one of her husband’s speeches. This affecting eulogy underscores not only Demme’s own tribute to Dominique but also the film’s homage to radio.

(poster links to film website with audio and sound files)

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