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CANADA | 100 minutes | 2017

Inheritance, family bonds and identity are at the heart of this coming-of-age story based on the novel by Richard Wagamese. Spanning several decades, the film follows the difficult journey of Saul Indian Horse, a young Ojibwa boy who grew up in 1960s Ontario. Scarred by the spirit-destroying effects of residential school, he battles racism while developing his outstanding talent for hockey. Indian Horse takes an ambitious approach, peeling back the layers of “official” Canadian history as it paints a moving portrait of resilience.

Programs

Wednesday October 11, 2017

Program #214
19:00
Cineplex Odeon Quartier SALLE 17

Friday October 13, 2017

Program #273
17:00
Cineplex Odeon Quartier SALLE 17

Stephen S. Campanelli

No biography

distribution and credits

  • Screenplay Dennis Foon
  • Interpreter Forrest Goodluck, Ajuawak Kapashesit, Sladen Peltier

contact

  • Entract Films

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