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Indigenous Cinema Night at Skwachàys Lodge

Film & video Indigenous Storytelling
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Skwachàys Lodge

Vancouver, BC



Offered in English.

Wheelchair accessible and has gender-neutral washrooms.


Join us for an evening of Indigenous cinema in the laid-back atmosphere of the Skwachàys Lodge Welcome Room. We will share short film screenings of uplifting, exciting and world-shifting work from international Indigenous filmmakers, followed by a dialogue session with film-engaged artists. This event is curated and hosted by Skwachàys Lodge Artist in Residents, including multi-disciplinary artists Justin Ducharme, Jade Baxter, Cole Vandale and Taran Kootenhayoo. Drop in anytime during this 3-hour marathon event! Limited seating. Wheelchair accessible - please arrive early to get a great seat! Arrive early for delicious food provided by One Arrow Meats.

Audience Advisory: This event is for audiences 16yrs + as some films may have mature subject matter and language.



Skwachàys Lodge

The Artists in Residence opportunity at Skwachàys Lodge is a unique and life-changing housing program for practicing Indigenous artists. This includes subsidized housing in clean, unfurnished bachelor suites, 24/7 access to shared artist workshop, and access to programming opportunities for personal and professional development that help artists develop their craft and move into the next phase of their careers. Skwachàys Lodge is an extraordinary boutique hotel and Canada’s first Indigenous arts hotel. Located in the heart of Vancouver’s historic downtown, this stunning addition to the local urban landscape offers guests an authentic Indigenous experience while providing the highest quality personalized service.




This event is part of a hub:

Skwachàys Lodge Indigneous Artists Hub

Skwachàys Lodge Vancouver, BC

For 2019, we are showcasing the talents of our Indigenous artists with events that include an evening of Indigenous cinema (Fri. Sept. 27), artist workshops Saturday and Sunday morning, along with open studio visits and artist talks. We are...