Treaty Day Film Festival- Edge of the Knife + Shorts

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Showings

Pickford Film Center Sat, Jan 19 2:45 PM
Film Info
Rating:NR
Reason for rating:_
Official Site:https://www.facebook.com/events/589020928224448/
Trailer:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DnbOw5Nuq2U
Country of Origin:Canada, USA
Language:Haida, English
Genre:Documentary
Programs:Indigenous Showcase

Description

Resilience: Two days of films showcasing the resilience of Indigenous peoples in honor of the Point Elliot Treaty of 1855 between the Lummi Nation and the U.S. government. Shorts: The Roundhouse | Theresa Keliya Warbus (Sto:lo) (10 min) Waiting for God | CSSP Original (30 min) + Q&A with the film crew. Feature: Edge of the Knife: The first feature film made entirely in the Haida language is a stunning cinematic achievement and a spellbinding tale of pride, tragedy, and remorse set in Haida Gwaii in the 1800s. (100 min)