CANADA III: SOUNDS OF RESISTANCE, Part II 27.1.2018 10:00 SIIDA
RERUN: 28.1.2018 14:00 SIIDA
Under Your Always Light
Canada, 2017, 5′
Director/Producer: Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers (Blackfoot/Sámi)
A hypnotic love song and a cry of war against colonialism, with boxing champion Ivy Richardson (Kwakwaka’wakw, Nuxalk) giving the tempo.
Suomi 100 vuotta kolonialismia / Finland 100 Years of Colonialism
Sápmi/Finland, 2017, 3′
Director/Screenwriter/Producer: Aslak Holmberg
Animation: Jouni West
Languages: Finnish, subt. English
A man wearing traditional Sámi clothing interrupts Finland’s centenary celebration to lecture on the history and the present situation of the Sámi. An animation created by Jouni West and Aslak Holmberg.
Canada, 2016, 14′
Director/Screenwriter: Chandra Melting Tallow (Blackfoot), Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers (Blackfoot/Sámi)
Versaearcolonion: “Con(versa)tional Strategies B(ear)ing Witness to the Dialectics of De(colon)ial Interpersonal Reconciliat(ion).”
Rise 2: Red Power
Canada, 2017, 45′
Director/Screenwriter/Producer: Michelle Latimer (Métis/Algonquin)
The atmosphere grows more intense at Standing Rock in the autumn of 2016, when the constructors begin to build the oil pipeline in an area where rights have also been violated earlier. The resistance movement is bigger than ever in the history of the USA. The second part of the Rise series puts what happened into a long historical perspective.