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Sunday 27 : 2:00 p.m

 

 

Je m'appelle humain (avec s.-t. français)

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Language

Bilingual

Type of activity

Cinéma du Musée

Sunday 27 : 2:00 p.m

 

 

March 12 – July 1, 2021

Original multilingual version subtitled in French

 

POST-SCREENING DISCUSSION:

With Joséphine Bacon, on Sunday, March 21 at 5:15 pm.

A film by Kim O'Bomsawin.

”Sauvage“, says Joséphine Bacon, ”means to be wholly free.“ When elders leave us, a link to the past vanishes along with them. Innu writer Joséphine Bacon exemplifies a generation that is bearing witness to a time that will soon have passed away. With charm and diplomacy, she leads a charge against the loss of a language, a culture, and its traditions. On the trail of Papakassik, the master of the caribou, Call Me Human proposes a foray into a people's multimillennial history, in company with a woman of great spirit who has devoted her life to passing on her knowledge and that of her ancestors. In her language, Innu means ”human.“

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