Winnipeg Screening: Birth of a Family (NFB)

January 17, 2018January 17, 2018

Winnipeg Screening: Birth of a Family (NFB)

The award-winning National Film Board of Canada production Birth of a Family , will screen in Winnipeg on Wednesday, January 17 , 2018 at 7 PM, at the University of Winnipeg’s Eckhardt Gramatté Hall, 515 Portage Avenue.

All are welcome to attend this free screening of Birth of a Family, directed by Dr. Tasha Hubbard — a 2017-18 UWinnipeg Weweni Speaker Series scholar who will participate in a post-screening Q&A.

Birth of a Family won the 2017 Edmonton Int’l Film Festival (EIFF17) Audience Award for Best Documentary Feature and the Special Jury Prize – Moon Jury at imagineNATIVE 2017 in Toronto.
The film’s producer is Bonnie Thompson at the NFB’s North West Studio.
This screening is part of the #Aabiziingwashi (Wide Awake) NFB Indigenous Cinema Tour, an initiative to bring our collection of 280+ Indigenous-helmed films to the public free of charge or at low cost.
See the Facebook Event for more information.

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