Critical Writing Index

Natives bring culture to the city: Aboriginal arts from around the globe take centre stage ImagineNATIVE fest launching pad for acclaimed films

by Susan Walker

The Toronto Star, Oct. 20 Fall, 2004

A discussion of the 2004 imagineNATIVE festival in Toronto, focussing on how the medium of film and this festival in particular provides opportunities for stories from aboriginal communities to reach a global audience.

ITEM 2004.086 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

Atanarjuat, The Fast RunnerZacharias Kunuk

Kunuk Family Reunion

Pear ta ma 'on maf (The Land Has Eyes)Vilsoni Hereniko

Ivan Sen

Beneath CloudsLisa Jackson

SuckerfishAlanis Obomsawin

Christmas at Moose Factory

Richard Cardinal: Cry from A Diary of a Metis ChildShirley Cheechoo

Shadow in Deep Water