Films by Genre

Thursday Evening


The Eagle Huntress

13-year-old Aisholpan defies gender norms and chases her eagle-hunting dreams!

Thursday, Jan 26, 2017, 7:30 pm, Galaxy Cinemas

Thursday Night


Bubble Wrapture Album Release with Sarah DeCarlo

Featuring Peterborough-based, mixed blood artist Sarah DeCarlo, along with Julia Fenn, Megan Kendrick and Stefan Loebus. A night of dreams, beats, ballads, and video.

Thursday, Jan 26, 2017, 9:30 pm, Catalina's

Friday Morning


Two Soft Things, Two Hard Things

A new generation of LGBTQ Inuit are actively “unshaming” their past

Friday, Jan 27, 2017, 11:30 am, Market Hall

Friday Afternoon


River Song

Two young women–one Anishinaabe, one Syrian–set off in a canoe to share story and song

Friday, Jan 27, 2017, 4:45 pm, Showplace


OSHKIGMONG: A Place Where I Belong

The Story of the Michi Saagiig (Mississauga) of Curve Lake First Nation

Friday, Jan 27, 2017, 4:45 pm, Showplace

Saturday Morning

Saturday Afternoon


Ohero:kon – Under the Husk

Resurgence of the Rites of Passage Ceremony for Mohawk youth in Akwesasne

Saturday, Jan 28, 2017, 1:45 pm, Showplace


Colonization Road

What stories do our roads tell? Sometimes, a narrative of colonization and displacement

Saturday, Jan 28, 2017, 1:45 pm, Showplace



The Quechua people embark on a spiritual journey to the Global Seed Vault in Svalbard

Saturday, Jan 28, 2017, 4:45 pm, Showplace


Extraordinary People

A quirky and inventive exploration of the unique way of life in Turkey’s Black Sea region

Saturday, Jan 28, 2017, 4:45 pm, The Venue

Saturday Evening


Angry Inuk

Traditional Inuit seal hunting is under threat – but the community is ready to mobilize!

Saturday, Jan 28, 2017, 7:30 pm, Showplace

Saturday Night


Weaving Culture, Justice and Solidarity: a keynote by Aaju Peter

After Angry Inuk, join film subject Aaju Peter for a keynote address!

Saturday, Jan 28, 2017, 9:00 pm, Showplace

Sunday Morning

Sunday Afternoon


Nowhere Land

An Inuit woman offers a quiet and moving elegy for her ancestral way of life

Sunday, Jan 29, 2017, 12:00 pm, Market Hall


Circus Without Borders

A tale of two circuses, two cultures, and one vision: inspiring resilience in struggling communities

Sunday, Jan 29, 2017, 12:00 pm, Market Hall


When Two Worlds Collide

Indigenous land protectors versus resource extraction industry in the Peruvian Amazon

Sunday, Jan 29, 2017, 2:30 pm, The Venue