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This Land is Your Land: Shorts Program

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 12:30pm
Trailer(s)
Community Partner(s)

This Land is Your Land: Shorts Program

THIS SCREENING IS PART OF THE RATED Y SERIES AND WILL INCLUDE A POST-FILM DISCUSSION WITH MUSQUEAM ACTIVIST AUDREY SIEGL.

NO MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED. OPEN TO YOUTH UNDER 18.
CLASSIFICATION TO BE CONFIRMED.

The Re-naming of PKOLS
Steven Davies | Canada | 2015 | 4 mins
In May 2013, the WSÁNEĆ and Lekwungen Nations led a march to rename a sacred mountain in their territory, honouring their ancestors and history. -SC

Nowhere Land
Bonnie Ammaaq | Canada | 2015 | 15 mins
During the 1950s and ’60s, the Canadian government coerced thousands of Baffin Island Inuit into leaving their traditional territories. Filmmaker Bonnie Ammaaq’s family was among those relocated to Iglulik, Nunavut. -SC

Red Path
Thérèse Ottawa | Canada | 2015 | 15 mins
On the verge of fatherhood, Tony Chachai, a thoughtful 21-yearold man from Atikamekw Nation, in Northern Quebec, discovers the power of a Pow Wow. Dancing alongside his cousin, Chachai reconnects to his culture. -SC

Reserve 107
Brad Leitch | Canada | 2015 | 32 mins
The Young Chippewayan Band 107, located in Treaty 6 territory near Laird, Saskatchewan, is still fighting to have their treaties honoured. Young Chippewayan Hereditary Chief George Kingfisher finds unlikely allies in local Mennonite and Lutheran communities. -SC