BCMF invites you to attend a special private screening of Lii Michif Niiyanaan (We Are Métis), a UVic documentary film exploring Métis identity on February 1st, 2024 starting at 7:00 PM at the BC Métis Federation office at #390-3665 Kingsway, Vancouver. After the screening, there will be a facilitated discussion where thoughts and opinions can be shared.
- Open to all BCMF members, friends, and family
- FREE Admission
- Popcorn & non-alcoholic drinks provided
- Parking Available
The documentary was released in late 2023. It was directed by Madeline Ell and Gregory Coyes. UVic describes the film as follows…
“Featuring the voices of Métis elders, artists, activists and scholars, Lii Michif Niiyanaan (We Are Métis) makes an essential contribution to this national conversation. The film is a love letter to the courage, determination, and resilient spirit of the Métis nation, and a call for all Canadians to embrace the richness of their shared history.”
Running time is 75 minutes.
You can watch the trailer on YouTube: https://youtu.be/yPRgIGr86iI?si=2djnsJQQbtKA3EK0