Treaty Day Film Festival: Kayak to Klemtu

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Showings

Pickford Film Center Sun, Jan 20 12:00 PM
Film Info
Rating:NR
Reason for rating:_
Official Site:https://www.facebook.com/events/589020928224448/
Trailer:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1KI8iGuwq18
Country of Origin:Canada
Language:English
Genre:Drama
Programs:Indigenous Showcase

Description

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. - Song and Opening (10 min) - Kayak to Klemtu: After her uncle's death, a 14-year-old girl must speak on his behalf against a proposed pipeline that would bring oil tanker traffic to the waters around her hometown in British Columbia. (90 min) - We'll Always Have Toynbee | Sonia Bonspille Boileau (Mohawk) (15 min) - Salmon People | CSSP Original (20 min) - panel discussion with CSSP film crew (Theresa, Darrell, Muzzy, Mark, Jon, Elli, Eliza and other actors)