The World Anew

September 5, 2011 § Leave a comment

Experience The World Anew, a film screening event presented by Cineworks Independent Filmmakers Society (Vancouver) featuring contemporary Aboriginal film. Bringing together short films by six filmmakers, The World Anew celebrates a multitude of First Nations identities in Canada, as well as past and current Indigenous forms of exchange through diverse forms and genres—from documentary, to narrative, to experimental.

Filmmakers …include Banchi Hanuse (Nuxalk), Zoe Hopkins (Heiltsuk/Mohawk), Terrance Houle (Blood), Kate Kroll, Kelvin Redvers (Metis/Dene), and Bear Witness (Cayuga Six Nations). This screening will be followed by a Q&A with filmmaker and co-curator Marilyn Thomas (Saulteaux).

WHEN/WHERE: Friday, Sept. 9th, 7:30 p.m., Cineworks Annex, 235 Alexander St., (at Main, side entrance), as part of SWARM 11

Admission is FREE/ by donation.

Additional screenings will be held:
Monday, Sept. 12th. 7:00 p.m., Gallery 2, Grand Forks BC
Tuesday, Sept. 13th, 7:00 p.m., Rossland Miner’s Hall, Rossland BC
Thursday, Sept 14th, 7:30 p.m., BackAlley Studio, Nelson BC
Friday, Sept 16th, 7:30 p.m., The Langham, Kaslo BC
Sunday, Sept 18th, 7:00 p.m., Vallican Whole, Winlaw BC
Monday Sept. 19th, 7:00 p.m. Rev. Community Centre, Revelstoke BC
Tuesday, Sept. 20th, 7:00 p.m. Akisq’nuk Hall, Windermere BC
Friday, Sept. 23rd, 7:30 p.m., The Banff Centre (Bentley Hall) Banff AB

Cineworks gratefully acknowledges the support of our membership, volunteers, sponsors and the ongoing financial assistance of our funders­–the Canada Council for the Arts, the British Columbia Arts Council and the City of Vancouver.Project partners include Gallery 2: Grand Forks Art Gallery, Oxygen Art Centre, The Langham Cultural Centre,  The Vallican Whole, Akisq’nuk First Nation, The Banff Centre for the Arts (Aboriginal Arts), and Cluster Mag.


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