Canadian Reflections

Consume

Aired Thursday, August 2; previously aired Thursday, April 26

Inspired by true events surrounding Plains Cree Native kakisikutchin (Swift Runner) who lived during the last century in what is now central Alberta, residential school survivor Jacob Wematim, struggles to hang onto his land and indigenous identity as his personal demons resurface and manifest in the form of the Wendigo spirit.

Official Selection of the Maori Film Festival, 2018 
Official Selection of the Norwegian International Seagull Festival, 2018
Official Selection of the Calgary International Film Festival, 2017
Official Selection of Blood In the Snow Film Festival, 2017
Official Selection of the American Indian Festival, 2017
Official Selection of Red Nation, 2017
Official Selection of Horror Shorts LA, 2017
Official Selection of the Monthly Film Festival LA, 2017

Written by: Julian Black Antelope
Directed by: Micheal Peterson

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