Films by Genre

Friday Afternoon

 

Birth of a Family

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

Friday Evening

 

The Oldest Tree in the World

Interweaving poetics, song, and stories of the land, while honouring the oldest maple tree in this region of Michi Saagiig Nishnaabeg Territory.

Friday, Jan 26, 2018, 5:00 pm, Showplace

 

Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked The World

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

 

Shut Up And Say Something

Passionate poet Shane Koyczan shares his personal pain as he reunites with his estranged, caring father.

Saturday, Jan 27, 2018, 7:30 pm, Showplace

Sunday Morning

 

Kéwku

A visual and vulnerable exploration of one man’s experiences with residential school, addictions, resilience, and revival.

Sunday, Jan 28, 2018, 10:00 am, Market Hall

Sunday Afternoon

 

Sweat

Kristin Snowbird’s poetic exploration of her journey to a sweat lodge ceremony.

Sunday, Jan 28, 2018, 4:45 pm, Market Hall

 

Restoring Rotinonhsyon:ni: Nikki’s Kanyen’keha Journey

A Mohawk woman shares her journey of working to learn and revive Kanyen’keha—the Mohawk language.

Sunday, Jan 28, 2018, 4:45 pm, Market Hall

 

Keep Talking

Language is life, and revitalizing the Kodiak Alutiiq language gives life to Indigenous youth in Alaska.

Sunday, Jan 28, 2018, 4:45 pm, Market Hall