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TETEPISKAT

Natasha Kanapé Fontaine | CANADA | 2017 | Digital Photo essay

Digital Media Art+Cade
2nd Floor, TIFF Bell Lightbox

Thursday, October 19 to Saturday, October 21
10am-6pm

www.nfb.ca/legacies150/tetepiskat

INSTRUCTIONS: Click on the link above. Optimised for tablets, but great on a mobile or desktop. Audio is included. 

In the summer of 2016, Innu poet Natasha Kanapé Fontaine travelled to her family’s ancestral land for the first time. With her father by her side, Natasha sends a powerful message across time and generations in this moving digital photo essay.

 

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Natasha Kanapé Fontaine (Innu) is originally from Pessamit (north shore of the St. Lawrence River). Now living in Montreal, she uses art and writing to bring together divergent peoples through dialogue, cultural exchange, and an exploration of shared values. She’s also a Quebec spokesperson for Idle No More.