Wapikoni Mobile: Cinema On Wheels is Coming to Akwesasne
Sunday, September 10, 2017
Wapikoni, Cinema on Wheels is stopping at the Kawehno:ke Recreation Centre with its amazing, award-winning shorts directed by Indigenous youth from Eastern Canada!
A trailer of the tour Wapikoni, Cinema on Wheels can be seen at: https://vimeo.com/209573738.
Wapikoni Mobile is a travelling audiovisual and musical creation studio dedicated to Indigenous youth. Since 2004, Wapikoni has visited over 20 Nations and accompanied thousands of participants who worked to direct close to 1,000 short films translated into several languages. These films have received 145 awards and honours at national and international festivals.
The Wapikoni, Cinema on Wheels tour is part of “Wapikoni From Coast to Coast: Reconciliation Through the Media Arts”, a project under the patronage of the Canadian Commission for UNESCO and supported by the Government of Canada.