Jan 16, 2018 | 8:00 pm
Vistas: Red Ochre (2009 | 3 min), by Jerry Evans
Combining archival photos with new and found footage, Red Ochre is a personal, impressionistic rendering of what it’s like growing up Mi’kmaq in Newfoundland, while living in a culture of denial.
Kwa’nu’te: Micmac and Maliseet Artists (1991 | 41 min), by Catherine Anne Martin & Kimberlee McTaggart
This film profiles a number of Mi’kmaq and Maliseet artists from Nova Scotia and New Brunswick, showing their similarities and differences, samples of their work and the sources of their inspiration. It offers a remarkable look at Indigenous art and spirituality in Atlantic Canada.
Indigenous People’s Week.