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Makekway Masinakatew/Untitled

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19 January 2010

6794 ḵing gan

Synopsis:  A narration of an old Okanagan Nation story about the Earth's beginnings accompanies images of the artist's body, revealed while she is weight training. In this very figurative self-portrait, the female body is expanded to encompass broader cultural territory. The abstracted yet narrative images and the ancient creation story combine to invoke a contemporary exploration of Indigenous perception and even of identity, strength and connection.

Filmmaker: Jude Norris

Contact: www.JudeNorris.com

Producer:  Jude Norris/Images Festival

Year of Production:  2003

Distributor Information:  www.vtape.org

Country:  Canada

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Ḵwaan sda: Jude Norris aka Tatakwan