Free event: Women Talking Film with Alanis Obomsawin, Gimme Some Truth doc fest, November 5

Alanis Obomsawin / Link to Winnipeg Film Group

Award-winning filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin comes to Winnipeg’s Gimme Some Truth documentary festival this weekend to present her new film Our People Will Be Healed, and take part in a free event discussing women in film.

The Women Talking Film event with Alanis and the Women’s Film & Video Network happens at 2 p.m. at the Winnipeg Film Group’s Black Lodge Studio.

The group discussion will be facilitated by NSI’s own Elise Swerhone, program co-manager of NSI IndigiDocs.

This free event is open to all women involved or interested in film. The open discussion will provide an opportunity to talk about the shared experiences of women working in film.

Attendance is limited to 40 people and advance registration is required. Register for free at the Winnipeg Film Group’s website.

Alanis’s film Our People Will Be Healed, screens on Sunday at 7pm. Buy tickets to the film screening.

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