Damen Bell-Holter

  • Filmmaker(s) :

    Jerilynn Webster

  • Original title : Damen Bell-Holter
  • Duration : 05:00
  • Year : 2017
  • Genre : Documentary
  • Community : Vancouver
  • Nation : Nuxalk & Onondaga
  • Workshop : Vancouver

Synopsis

Both Black and Native, Damen Bell-Holter knows all about discrimination. But this didn't stop him from becoming a professional basketball player and a positive role model. He uses his experience and NBA fame to inspire and mentor the next generation and speak about Indigenous issues.



Film crew

Director Jerilynn Webster in collaboration with the Wapikoni team Camera Rose Stiffarm, Jean-Philippe Marquis & Emmet Walsh Editing Jerilynn Webster & Emmet Walsh Sound Recording Emmet Walsh Filmmaker Mentors Emmet Walsh & Jean-Philippe Marquis Youth Outreach Worker Toni Lavallie Assistant Filmmaker Rose Stiffarm Local Coordinator Ellena Neel Acknowledgements Special thanks to Vancouver Friendship Centre, Max Harris, Sequoia Snuxyaltwa, Barbara Webster, Quanah Style, Rose Stiffarm, and the Wapikoni Team