23rd Sep 2011 - 1st Oct 2011

Friday, September 23, 2011

The Biindigaate Film Festival is back ~ Sept. 23-25 @ Paramount Theatre! [International. Indigenous. Insight. www.biindigaate.ca] Don’t miss the Gala Celebration & Opening, Fri. Sept. 23, doors open @ 7:30pm, with music starting @ 10:30pm @ Definitely Superior Art Gallery, with visual art by contemporary regional Aboriginal artists ~ Christian Chapman, Candice Twance, Melissa Twance, Rachel Mishenene, Jean Marshall, Danny Cutfeet & more, and a borrowed collection from Louise Thomas of the Ahnisnabae Art Gallery ~ featuring the art of Roy Thomas and other national aboriginal artists. Also featuring selected films/videos.

Musical performances by: Jason Burnstick [Juno Nominee + CAMA award winner -acoustic/blues/folk rock – Winnipeg], Faye Blais [acoustic/folk/indie – Toronto/Melbourne Australia], and from Thunder Bay: Sea Ballast [Candice Twance – acoustic/folk/pop] & Kianwe [Devon Meekis – hip-hop].  Art/Music+Fabulous Refreshments await!  Stop in before/between or after the films.  Exhibitions run until Sat.Oct. 1 [hours: Tues-Sat/12-6pm] ~ Engage Art!