Film and Video Through an Indigenous Lens

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Date/Time - 09/02/2019 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Film and Video Through an Indigenous Lens

Sat Feb 09, 2019
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
180 mins

Presented in partnership with OCAD, this lecture introduces a range of Indigenous film and video produced in Canada, and explores how Indigenous filmmakers engage with strategies of colonization/decolonization, cultural revitalization, and storytelling.

Topics include visual culture, representation, sovereignty, human rights, land rights, language, spirituality, sexuality, and gender.

Presented by Pamela Matthews, an award-winning Indigenous filmmaker, screenwriter, actor, and educator, with more than twenty-five years of industry experience. She has worked with the ImagineNative Film Festival, the Reel World Film Festival, and the American Indian Film Institute. Pamela holds an MFA in film production from York University.

Free program.
Please contact the branch to register and for more information.