Feb
09

Date: Friday, Feb 9, 2018

Time: 6:00PM - 8:00PM
Nanaimo Campus

Bldg. 170-Shq'apthut-A Gathering Place


Add to CalendarNanaimo Global Film Festival02/09/2018 06:00 PM02/09/2018 08:00 PMMM/DD/YYYYAmerica/VancouverThe Nanaimo Global Film Festival will be held at VIU on February 7-9, 2018. This year’s festival features stories about people around the world who are reinventing their world and futures. On behalf of 'Su'luqw'a' Community Cousins and Services for Aboriginal Students, we will be hosting a series of documentaries with an Indigenous perspective. We hope you can join us.  Featuring - The Road Forward (102 minutes) https://vimeo.com/207325640  The Road Forward is an electrifying musical documentary that connects a pivotal moment in Canada’s civil rights history—the beginnings of Indian Nationalism in the 1930s—with the powerful momentum of First Nations activism today. Interviews and musical sequences describe how a tiny movement, the Native Brotherhood and Sisterhood, grew to become a successful voice for change across the country. Visually stunning, The Road Forward seamlessly connects past and present through superbly produced story-songs with soaring vocals, blues, rock, and traditional beats. Bldg. 170-Shq'apthut-A Gathering Place false

The Nanaimo Global Film Festival will be held at VIU on February 7-9, 2018. This year’s festival features stories about people around the world who are reinventing their world and futures. On behalf of 'Su'luqw'a' Community Cousins and Services for Aboriginal Students, we will be hosting a series of documentaries with an Indigenous perspective. We hope you can join us. 

Featuring - The Road Forward (102 minutes) https://vimeo.com/207325640 

The Road Forward is an electrifying musical documentary that connects a pivotal moment in Canada’s civil rights history—the beginnings of Indian Nationalism in the 1930s—with the powerful momentum of First Nations activism today.

Interviews and musical sequences describe how a tiny movement, the Native Brotherhood and Sisterhood, grew to become a successful voice for change across the country. Visually stunning, The Road Forward seamlessly connects past and present through superbly produced story-songs with soaring vocals, blues, rock, and traditional beats.


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