A Putin-era mining city in the Arctic struggles to provide community and hope.
Friday, Jan 26, 2018, 11:30 am, The Venue
Four siblings, all Sixties Scoop survivors, rekindle their lost family connections decades after their forced adoptions.
Friday, Jan 26, 2018, 2:00 pm, The Venue
Featuring the experiences, struggles, knowledge, sex appeal, and charm of LGBTQ elders!
Friday, Jan 26, 2018, 3:50 pm, Market Hall
Master sculptor Don Frost reveals his wondrous art.
Friday, Jan 26, 2018, 3:50 pm, Showplace
A Syrian refugee reminisces as he responds to images of his country projected on a wall.
Friday, Jan 26, 2018, 5:00 pm, Market Hall
Turtle rescue in Peterborough county.
Friday, Jan 26, 2018, 5:00 pm, Showplace
Interweaving poetics, song, and stories of the land, while honouring the oldest maple tree in this region of Michi Saagiig Nishnaabeg Territory.
A son explores his photographer mother’s love of nature and beauty with a view through her lens.
Friday, Jan 26, 2018, 7:30 pm, Market Hall
Nine years in the making, this mother-daughter activist doc dishes out the reasons to label GMOs in our food!
A profound, essential, and—until now—missing chapter in the history of American music: the Indigenous Influence.
Friday, Jan 26, 2018, 7:30 pm, Showplace
Waiting in a train on a track, dancers create body percussion and soulfully sing, “You Gotta Move.”
Saturday, Jan 27, 2018, 10:00 am, Market Hall
Mozambican Pulga Muchachonda shifts from soccer to something he really loves: contemporary dance.
A performance piece about writing, memory, and loss — based on the last recorded conversation between a mother and daughter.
Nine dancers journey through open farms and fields to find solace, shelter, and connection.
“Granny,” a one hundred year old whale, has proven it better to be wild and free!
Saturday, Jan 27, 2018, 4:00 pm, Showplace
The residents of Lovesick Lake fight against resort development.
From the brash street shiners of New York City, to the masked shoe shine boys of La Paz, Shiners travels the world to show you what it means to be a shoe shiner.
Saturday, Jan 27, 2018, 7:30 pm, Market Hall
Saturday, Jan 27, 2018, 7:30 pm, Showplace
Passionate poet Shane Koyczan shares his personal pain as he reunites with his estranged, caring father.
South African grandmothers create an immense garden to “take control of their food and their futures.”
Sunday, Jan 28, 2018, 2:30 pm, Market Hall
When personal trauma aligns with a culturally “unlucky” birthmark, the filmmaker talks to people about their own “spots.”
Sunday, Jan 28, 2018, 2:30 pm, Showplace
Kristin Snowbird’s poetic exploration of her journey to a sweat lodge ceremony.
Sunday, Jan 28, 2018, 4:45 pm, Market Hall
Homelessness, addiction and poverty in Peterborough through the lens of the Warming Room.
Sunday, Jan 28, 2018, 4:45 pm, Showplace
Elsa Taylor serves up craft cocktails and feminist values at this Winnipeg restaurant bar.
Sunday, Jan 28, 2018, 4:45 pm, The Venue