The Embargo Project
2015, 72:26 minutes, Colour, English, French, Mohawk, Sámi, Anishinaabe and Inuktitut
The Embargo Project is an anthology of five short films by Canadian Indigenous women. The titles and artists include: ROBERTA by Caroline Monnet, SKYWORLD by Zoe Hopkins, BIHTTOŠ (REBEL) by Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers, INTEMPERANCE by Lisa Jackson and AVILIAQ (ENTWINED) by Alethea Arnaquq-Baril. Participating in a collective process, each director created a film under restrictions imposed on them by their peers, to push each artist into new creative territory.
A commission of: imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival
Production: Microclimat Films
In Co-Production with: Violator Films, Unikkaat Studios, Skyworld Productions
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