Shane McSauby (Anishinaabe)
United States | 2017 | 10 min | English/Odawa | Short Drama | Canadian Premiere
Fri Oct 19 6:45 PM
TIFF Bell Lightbox Cinema 4
Part of Positions
A love story about decolonization, acceptance and returning home again. A trans Anishinaabe man, who has lost connection to his culture meets a mysterious Anishinaabe woman who helps him feel welcomed back to the circle.
Shane McSauby is a citizen of the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians. In 2016 he became the first Sundance Institute & Native Arts and Cultures Foundation Fellow which included participating in the Sundance Institute's Native Filmmakers Lab in Santa Fe.