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Journey My Heart

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19 June 2008

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What begins as a documentary about the rigours of physical training becomes a complex portrait of a Pow Wow Jingle Dress Dancer . Joanne Soldier runs miles each days and weight trains in an effort to fulfill a spiritual calling that links her with the elders and the generations to come. Originally from Swan Lake First Nation in Manitoba, Joanne Soldier reveals the physical commitment and cultural necessity of her art form.

Filmmaker: Reil Munro

Filmmaker Contact:

ReilMunro@gmail.com

Producer's Name: Reil Munro

Year of Production: 2007

Country: Canada

Region: Manitoba

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