Saskatchewan Women Filmmakers Event
Screening: Remembering the Past, Looking to the Future
Shumiatcher Theatre, MacKenzie Art Gallery
Doors open at 6:30, Screening at 7:00
Panel to follow
Food and drink available by Craft Services Cafe
The MacKenzie allows the food and drink in the Shumiatcher Theatre
Presented by the Saskatchewan Filmpool Cooperative, the MacKenzie Art Gallery, the NFB, and the Department of Film – University of Regina
“Remembering the Past Looking to the Future” is the first screening in a series of Saskatchewan Women filmmakers, curated by Sandra Staples-Jetko. Women have been making films in Saskatchewan for over 100 years. They have worked as part of teams, independently and commercially.
“Remembering the Past Looking to the Future” is a collection of eight short films gathered to screen in honour of the memory of Trudy Stewart, a well loved Saskatchewan Filmmaker who passed away October 2019. The lineup includes films made in various styles including animation, experimental and cinema verité.
“Thinking of You” – Elaine Pain – 1 min
“Listening to the past/Listening to the future” – Amalie Atkins – 2 mins 57
“From Up North” – Trudy Stewart – 13 mins
“Buffalo Calling” – Tasha Hubbard – 12 mins 29
“ahkameyimo nitanis – Keep Going my Daughter” – Candy Fox – 12 mins 26
“Land of the Free” – Dianne Ouellette, Margaret Orr – 2 min 54
“First Stories ati-wîcahsin (It’s Getting Easier)” – Tessa Cook – 6 min 29
“Stories Are in Our Bones” – Janine Windolph – 11 mins 27
A panel will follow the film screenings, featuring Elaine Pain, Dianne Ouellette, and Janine Windolph, who will each do a short presentation with questions and answers to follow.