Opening Prayer by Language Keeper Ozaawaa Giizhgo Ginew, Monty McGahey from Chippewa of the Thames First Nation.
This special program is hosted by Mohawk Artist and Filmmaker, Janet Rogers.
Beans, 1 hour 32 minutes
A Mohawk girl on the cusp of adolescence must become her own kind of warrior during the armed stand-off known as the 1990 Oka Crisis.
Awards: 12 wins and 8 nominations
Winner – Rising Stars Award, Toronto International Film Festival, 2020
Winner – Best Canadian Feature Film, Vancouver International Film Festival, 2020
Winner – DGC Discovery Award, Directors Guild of Canada, 2020
Winner – WGC Award, Feature Film, Writers Guild of Canada, 2021
Winner – Best Feature, Kingston Canadian Film Festival, 2021
Winner, Canadian Screen Award, Best First Feature Film, Canadian Screen Awards, 2021
Winner – Audience Award, Best Narrative Feature, Blackstar Film Festival, 2021
Winner – Crystal Bear, Best Film, Berlin International Film Festival, 2021
Friday, October 22, 2021
Wolf Performance Hall
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