asia youngman | CANADA | 2017 | 9 MIN | SHORT Documentary

Sunday 22 October 2017 | 11:00 AM
TIFF Bell Lightbox, Cinema 3
World Premiere

Screening as part of The Land Within

Lelum' (the Hul'qumi'num word for ‘home’) portrays the strength and beauty of the land from the perspectives of Indigenous youth. Stunning aerial shots of British Columbia landscapes are complemented with messages that speak to our inherent responsibility to protect and show respect for our home.


Asia Youngman (Cree/Iroquois/Carrier/Métis) is an emerging filmmaker from Vancouver. A self-taught videographer and video editor, Asia developed a passion for both cinematography and visual effects while at the Vancouver Film School. Lelum' is her first short film.