Critical Writing Index

Filming Your Family's Past

by Lisa Charleyboy

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

This is an introduction of an episode of the CBC Radio program "New Fire" on the work of Indigenous filmmaker Elle-Maija Tailfeathers. Her film Bihttos wins critical acclaim from the imagineNATIVE Festival and Toronto International Film Festival. Maija uncovers the history of her family to make this poignant film.

ITEM 2015.031 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

BihttošElle-Máijá Tailfeathers

SuckerfishLisa Jackson