RED SNOW is a dramatic adventure that begins when Dylan, a Gwich’in soldier from the Canadian Arctic, is caught in an ambush in Panjwayi, Afghanistan. His capture and interrogation by a Taliban Commander releases a cache of memories connected to the love and death of his Inuit cousin, Asana, and binds him closer to a Pashtun family as they escape across treacherous landscapes and through a blizzard that becomes their key to survival.
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Humboldt: The New Season is a documentary that follows some of the survivors of the tragic 2018 Humboldt Broncos crash. Two survivors return to play for the 2018-2019 Broncos, while others continue their recovery while still trying to pursue their love for hockey in new avenues. The film also follows some of the families of the 16 people who passed away in the accident as they grapple with their new reality while still supporting the survivors and the Broncos.
Crash Site tells the story of a displaced young girl, her overwhelmed older sister, and a superhero that brings them together.
In Nosisim, Sonya Ballantyne learns of her grandmother’s traumatic past through a drawing titled ‘Virginia and Gladys’ by famed Indigenous artist Daphne Odjig. This masterful rendition of Sonya’s grandmother and mother, Virginia and Gladys George, was done shortly after they were forced from their home due to a manmade hydroelectric dam.
In 2014, Colten Pratt went missing from the streets of Winnipeg. His mother Lydia Daniels has never stopped searching.
In a world where people possess magical abilities, a young girl with the power to heal calls on the Creator to grant her the strength to save her sick grandmother. Instead she attracts a shapeshifter.