Nov 21, 2017 | 6:00 pm
Paid ticketing event.
The Road Forward (2017 | 101 min), by Marie Clements
The Road Forward, a musical documentary by Marie Clements, connects a pivotal moment in Canada’s civil rights history—the beginnings of Indian Nationalism in the 1930s—with the powerful momentum of First Nations activism today. The Road Forward’s stunningly shot musical sequences, performed by an ensemble of some of Canada’s finest vocalists and musicians, seamlessly connect past and present with soaring vocals, blues, rock, and traditional beats. A rousing tribute to the fighters for First Nations rights, a soul-resounding historical experience, and a visceral call to action.
Watch the trailer here
Sacred Wolf Friendship Society Presents NFB Indigenous Cinema on Tour.
$5 ($15 Early Bird Pass for four screenings). Free if cost is a barrier. All profits will be donated to the Housing First Initiative. More information here.