We Are All Treaty People

25

Sep

2019

Screening Truth and Reconciliation: We Were Children

  • September 25, 2019 6 pm - 8 pm
  • RPL Film Theatre 2311 12th Ave, Regina

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Screening Truth and Reconciliation

Presented in partnership with Reconciliation Regina
All films are Free

In response to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s Calls to Action, this series will provide information on the history and culture of Indigenous people and the residential school legacy. Discussions and debriefings moderated by Danielle Goulden of Reconciliation Regina. Optional smudging teachings in the Central Children’s meeting room before and after each film. Free bannock and coffee served.

More info on the Screening Truth and Reconciliation Facebook page

We Were Children
CAN | 2012 | 88min | STC
Drama | Directed by Tim Wolochatiuk
In English, French, and Cree (subtitled)

Over 130 years, more than 100,000 First Nations children were sent to residential schools, often separated them from their families and culture and subjected to brutal abuse. This film tells the story of two survivors: Glen Anaquod and Lyna Hart.