TITLE

Indigenous women filmmakers celebrated with festival screenings

AUTHOR(S)
Ball, David P.
PUB. DATE
March 2014
SOURCE
Windspeaker;Mar2014, Vol. 31 Issue 12, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the documentary films by indigenous women filmmakers Shannon Kaplun and Lisa Jackson will be featured in the March 2014 Vancouver International Women in Film Festival. Topics discussed include Kaplun's film "Michelle Thrush" focuses on the Arctic Air Cree actress and Jackson's film "How a People Live" features the history of the Gwa'sala-'Nakwaxda'xw nation."
ACCESSION #
94754982

 

Related Articles

  • EVENTS.  // Sight & Sound;Apr2008, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p16 

    This section offers news briefs related to the motion picture industry in Great Britain. Human Rights Watch Festival includes screenings of Lisa Jackson's "The Greatest Silence: Rape in the Congo," from March 12 through 21, 2008. The London International Documentary Festival screens more than 50...

  • What's up, doc? Davies, Nicholas // Xtra (Toronto);4/17/2003, Issue 482, p26 

    Provides information on several documentary films featured at the 2003 Hot Docs festival in North America. 'Dear Pam'; 'Terminal Bar'; 'Hard Fat.'

  • Margaret Mead Film Festival. Preston, Douglas J. // Natural History;Oct82, Vol. 91 Issue 10, p70 

    Presents information on anthropological films shown at the Margaret Mead Film Festival in New York City in October 1982. 'The Life and Times of Rosie the Riveter'; 'The Gold Pit'; 'Magic in the Sky'; 'Drikung: A Faith in Exile'; Description of workshops and other activities during the festival.

  • GRIM AND GRIMMER. Rosen, Rachel // Film Comment;Mar/Apr2002, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p65 

    Presents the nonfiction film selection during the 2002 Sundance Film Festival in the U.S. Award of `Daughter From Danag' in the domcumentary competition; Performance of the Cockettes, a dance troupe; Aim of the directors of `Derida.'

  • Reel life takes on Moscow. Birchenough, Tom // Variety;08/18/97, Vol. 368 Issue 2, p19 

    Reports on the film festival, `100 Films About Moscow,' which features documentary short films focusing on Moscow, Russia.

  • DOCS GALORE. LIN TAY, SHARON // Afterimage;Sep/Oct2012, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p6 

    The article reviews the international film festival "Sheffield Doc/Fest," held in Sheffield, England from June 13-17, 2012, which featured various films including "From the Sea to the Land Beyond" by Penny Woolcock, "Call Me Kuchu" by Malika Zouhali-Worrall and Katherine Fairfax Wright, and...

  • SPOTLIGHT. Fredrickson, Erika // Missoula Independent;10/20/2011, Vol. 22 Issue 42, p27 

    The article discusses the Cine Film Festival held in Montana on October 21, 2011, which featured the films including "The Man Who Stopped the Dessert," "Lost Birds," and "Connecting the Gems."

  • Scenes from real life, continued. Morris, Gary // Bay Area Reporter;6/19/2003, Vol. 33 Issue 25, p42 

    Features several documentary films screened during the second week of the Frameline Fest in San Francisco, California, in June 2003. Plot and synopsis; Range of issues and subject matter explored by the films; Production and direction credits.

  • WAFF.  // SAY Magazine;Winter2013, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p20 

    The article discusses the Winnipeg Aboriginal Film Festival held in Winnipeg, Canada on November 2012 which featured the film "Shouting Secrets", and documentaries "Smoke Traders" and "Frybread".

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics