February 27, 2018
Tuesday, March 6 at 6 PM – 9 PM
Part of the AABIZIINGWASHI (WIDE AWAKE): NFB INDIGENOUS CINEMA ON TOUR.
This FREE screening is in partnership with APTN and in collaboration with the Embrace Life Council.
In this feature-length documentary, 8 Inuit teens with cameras offer a vibrant and contemporary view of life in Canada’s North. They also use their newly acquired film skills to confront a broad range of issues, from the widening communication gap between youth and their elders to the loss of their peers to suicide. In Inuktitut with English subtitles.
By: Mila Aung-Thwin, Daniel Cross, Bobby Echalook, Brett Gaylor, Sarah Idlout, Laura Iqaluk, Linus Kasudluak, Willia Ningeok, Caroline Ningiuk, Dora Ohaituk & Rita-Lucy Ohaituk. (2004 | 54 min)
Followed by a Q&A with Asinnajaq
To learn more about the AABIZIINGWASHI (WIDE AWAKE) tour, or to find the next free screening visit: http://wideawake.nfb.ca/