Older Than the Crown

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Older Than the Crown follows the trial of Sinixt tribal member Rick Desautel who in 2010 was charged with hunting as a non-resident and without a proper permit in Canada. 

SGaawaay K’uuna (Edge of The Knife)

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Haida Gwaii, 1800’s. At a seasonal fishing camp two families endure conflict between the nobleman Adiits’ii and his best friend Kwa. After Adiits’ii causes the accidental death of Kwa’s son, he flees into the rainforest, descending into madness and transforming into Gaagiixid – “the Wildman.”

Only in Nelson

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Watershed Productions’ first film about Nelson and the Kootenays, ‘Dreamers and Dissidents’, also commissioned by Knowledge Network, was about why people moved here. ‘Only in Nelson’ explores how people live here. The municipal election was happening the same year we were set to film. The campaign, the candidates and the citizenship provided an obvious framework […]

Marianne & Leonard: Words of Love

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“Marianne & Leonard: Words of Love,” is about the enduring love between the Canadian singer-songwriter and poet Leonard Cohen and Marianne Ihlen, the Norwegian woman he met on the Greek island of Hydra in the early 1960s. It’s a story that is at once simple and threaded with startling complexities. Its emotional entanglements and narrative […]

I Am Not Your Negro

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a radical, up-to-the-minute examination of race in America, I Am Not Your Negro is a journey into black history that connects the past of the Civil Rights movement tot he present of #BlackLivesMatter. “An astonishingly powerful and profoundly affecting documentary.” – Pauline Adamek, FILMINK (Australia)

Meru

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After suffering dramatic set backs in their lives, three close friends, who are among the world’s best professional climbers, battle their complicated pasts, inner demons and nature’s hardest elements in an attempt to climb the Shark’s Fin on Mount Meru.

Sonita

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After her family attempts to sell her into marriage, a young Afghan refugee in Ran channels her frustrations and seizes her destiny through music. Grabbing the mic, she spits fiery rthymes in the face of oppressive traditions.

Monsoon

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A cinematic journey into the terrain where nature, science, belief and wonder converge in one of the most astonishing and breath taking landscapes on earth,Monsoon is a film that captures the timelessness and rich human drama of our engagement with the natural world.