by The Canadian Press Posted Mar 22 2018 120

first_img by The Canadian Press Posted Mar 22, 2018 12:02 am PDT Last Updated Mar 22, 2018 at 12:40 am PDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email NFB launches Indigenous Cinema website with more than 200 films to stream The National Film Board of Canada has launched Indigenous Cinema, a website that offers free streaming of more than 200 titles by Indigenous directors.The website is part of the NFB’s three-year Indigenous Action Plan and will also feature playlists and filmmaker biographies.Films available to stream include Mike Kanentakeron Mitchell’s “You Are on Indian Land,” Alanis Obomsawin’s “Kanehsatake: 270 Years of Resistance” and Gil Cardinal’s autobiographical “Foster Child.”Other commitments in the NFB’s Indigenous Action Plan include efforts to achieve workforce equity, cultural-competency training for all staff, and allocating a minimum of 15 per cent of its overall production spending to Indigenous-directed projects.———On the web: read more