Wapikoni’s young aboriginal filmmakers invite you to be the first to discover some short films and video clips of its 2014 selection. Celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, the Wapikoni launch promises to be a great party!
Proud of their latest creations, these First Nations directors will present their most recent works at the Festival du Nouveau Cinéma (FNC) before the Montreal audience; works that are intended to join other worldwide audiences.
When : Thursday, October 16th, 2014
MC : Charles Bender.
6:00 p.m. Launch ceremony and speaches:
- Eva Ottawa, President of the Board of Directors of the Wapikoni and former Grand-Chief of the Conseil de la Nation Atikamekw;
- Samian, Rapper and Wapikoni spokesman;
- Manon Barbeau, Founding Director of theWapikoni.
6:30 p.m. Large screen projection of the 2014 program
7:30 p.m. Music performance by artists from the communities
7:45 p.m. Announcement of the winners of the People’s choice Award and the Wapikoni Special « Tribute » Award.
Venue : Le Dôme, Place des Festivals (Place-des-Arts metro), Montreal.