Indigenous Short Films + Q&A with filmmaker, Elle-Maija Tailfeathers

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This event is FREE

Tuesday, March 8 at 7 pm
Capitol Centre
150 Main Street E, North Bay

Co-Presented by Nipissing University, Near North Mobile Media Lab and North Bay Film

Films:

Mohawk Midnight Runners
Zoe Leigh Hopkins
2013
16:14 minutes

Repercussions
Terril Calder
2013
03:35 minutes

A Red Girl’s Reasoning
Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers
2012
10:00 minutes

Bihttoš
Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers
2014
14:00 min

Q&A with Filmmaker, Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers

Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers, a member of the Kainai Nation (Blood Reserve, Blackfoot Confederacy) and Sámi from Norway, is a writer, director, producer, and actor. Her award-winning works – often rooted in social justice – explore innovative means of telling stories. She is an alumni of the University of British Columbia’s First Nations Studies Program (now FNIS). She was presented with the 2014 Vancouver Mayor’s Arts Award as an emerging artist in film and new media and was included in CBC’s list of “Indigenous Youth Leaders: 5 Under 30 to Watch in 2015.”