Official Film Release: Mikinakay – Trail of the Turtle, A Film by Erica Daniels. Tues August 23, 2016, West End Cultural Centre, Winnipeg
Official Film Release
A new film by Cree filmmaker Erica Daniels… Mikinakay – Trail of the Turtle
Trail of the Turtle is a story that follows 2 Indigenous youth on their journey to heal from the effects of intergenerational trauma. With the guidance of international spiritual leader and founder of the Turtle Lodge, Dave Courchene Jr. they enter an ancient Rites of Passage Ceremony. By learning more about their culture and traditions, they hope to reconnect to their original identity as First Nation peoples of this land and to be inspired to become future leaders in their community.
Tuesday August 23, 2016 – West End Cultural Centre, 586 Ellice Ave, Winnipeg
Doors Open at 6:15 pm, Show starts at 7 pm
Tickets $10 Youth 25 and under, $15 Adults
Amazing Musical Showcase by artists Jason Burnstick, Nadia Gaudet-Burnstick, Ila Barker and Troy Westwood
Speakers Elder Dave Courchene (Nii Gaani Aki Inini), Director Erica Daniels & Featured Youth Tyrel Genaille and Shlee Delaronde
Tickets available online at: http://wecc.ticketfly.com/event/1278195
For advance tickets, come to West End Cultural Centre or contact Jared Bone at 204-299-0095, Zara Contin at 705-207-7830 or Sadie-Phoenix Lavoie at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tickets at the door.