There are some incredible Indigenous directors, writers, and filmmakers currently working to create truly transformative new media. Some of our favourites include:
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A conversation with Lisa Jackson, Helen Haig Brown and Elle-Máijá Apiniskim Tailfeathers, with some thoughts to frame the conversation.
Elle-Máijá Apiniskim Tailfeathers (2016). Biography, 39(3).
This article presents a conversation between three Indigenous filmmakers, Elle-Máijá Apiniskim Tailfeathers (Blackfoot, Sámi), Lisa Jackson (Anishinaabe), and Helen Haig-Brown (Tsilhqot’in), along with a preamble and concluding thoughts from Tailfeathers. In the conversation, the filmmakers discuss the process and motivations of and responses to their (auto)biographical films, Bihttoš, Suckerfish, Su Naa, and My Legacy.
Read the article through the UBC Library here.