We each have a spirit or soul that exists within us from creation, and continues without us beyond death.
Ngarlama, Bunuba – Australia
What price for freedom?
Director: Michael Peterson
Producer: Julian Black Antelope
Blackfoot – Canada
Inspired by true events, residential school survivor Jacob Wematim, struggles to hang onto his land and Indigenous identity as his personal demons resurface and manifest in the form of the Wendigo spirit.
Blackfoot – Siksika – Canada
After a 15 year absence, a deadbeat dad goes on a journey to win back his lady’s heart, with a prized jingle dress.
MOKO: A FILM ABOUT A MĀORI POET
This is the intimate story of a modern-day Māori poet from Lyttelton, Christchurch in New Zealand. It chronicles the inner struggle of an artist, the conflict with self and the way words can sometimes have an effect on people.
”Sometimes the poet buries the man’’.
MÅSØ – GOS LEAT DON?
Sámi – Norway
A young girl finds her own way to deal with disturbing secrets she discovers in her family. Featuring the music of MÅSØ.
Navajo – USA
On her last day, Ruby faces the inescapable remnants of alcoholism, family, and culture.
Cree – Canada
Cree teachings say that identical twins are born with two bodies, but share one heart.
Language: English, Te Reo Māori
Māori – Aotearoa
A story following the journey of Jerome Kavanagh, a young Māori practitioner of taonga pūoro as he revives ancient ancestral practices in our contemporary world.