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CMF Consultation starts tomorrow and presentation deck is available online

Toronto, September 2, 2015— The Canada Media Fund (CMF) reminds stakeholders that they are invited to attend one of the focus groups that are part of the CMF’s cross-country consultation. Stakeholders can quickly and easily register by clicking here. The presentation deck for cross-country focus-groups is available online and can be viewed by clicking here (PDF […]

by ahnationtalk on September 9, 2015379 Views

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VIFF Announces Gala and Special Presentation Programs

16 newly announced films, including Opening and Closing Night Galas, add to an impressive lineup for the 34th annual festival. WireService.ca Media Release (09/01/2015) VANCOUVER, BC – Today, the Vancouver International Film Festival announced its most anticipated films in the Gala and Special Presentation categories. The films selected represent a true showcase of international cinema, […]

by ahnationtalk on September 1, 2015456 Views

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Vancouver Art Gallery and Burrard Arts Foundation co-present FAÇADE 2015

Projections light up the Gallery’s iconic Robson Street façade after sunset August 25, 2015, Vancouver, BC – FAÇADE 2015, a monumental projection mapping project and outdoor architectural intervention, is set to transform the Robson Street façade of the Vancouver Art Gallery with the work of Vancouver-based artists from September 4 to September 7, 2015. Organized […]

by ahnationtalk on August 26, 2015723 Views

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Vancouver Writers Fest draws authors from around the world to Vancouver

This year’s Vancouver Writers Fest, taking place on Granville Island Oct. 20 to 25, is the largest ever mounted and will present authors from across the globe to Vancouver audiences over the six days of the Festival. WireService.ca Media Release (08/24/2015) Vancouver, BC – In addition to well known and very popular Canadian authors, including […]

by ahnationtalk on August 25, 2015547 Views

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Impact 15 Indigenous line up

-Kitchener, ON/Toronto, ON/Vancouver, BC/Whitehorse, YT- -Sept 22-27,2015- The Honouring — Kaha:wi Dance Theatre, Toronto Return Home — Return Home Collective & Salish Sea Productions in association with MT Space and Urban Ink Productions, Vancouver Frost Exploding Trees Moon / Northern Journey / Spine of the Mother — Raven Spirit Dance, Vancouver Paradise — MT Space […]

by ahnationtalk on August 24, 2015452 Views

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Sechelt Paddling Festival 2015

2015-08-23 | Sunday, August 23rd, 11am – 7pm – Presented by SSC Properties Ltd. – Paddle an Aboriginal Boat or Outrigger Canoe – Free BBQ for the first 250 guests – Live music – artisans and performers – Dog leaping contest from 4 – 5 – And more…. Everyone welcome! Location: 6583 Sechelt Inlet Road […]

by ahnationtalk on August 19, 2015508 Views

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Film funding adds new lens to First Nations and Chinese Canadian history

August 12, 2015 A documentary film providing a new perspective on B.C. history through the moving story of a mixed Musqueam and Chinese family is receiving provincial funding so it can educate and inspire larger audiences. At the Musqueam Cultural Centre, Minister Teresa Wat announced the Chinese Canadian Historical Society of British Columbia will receive […]

by ahnationtalk on August 12, 2015642 Views

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Native Earth Performing Arts Auditions

AUDITION NOTICE Link to PDF Notice of Upcoming Auditions Artistic Director or casting person in attendance: Ryan Cunningham, Artistic Director Isaac Thomas, Managing Director Jessica Lea Fleming, Weesageechak Festival Producer Deadline to submit: August 20, 2015 Email applications to: [please see instructions below] Contact name: Jessica Lea Fleming Contact email: [email protected] Contact phone: 416 531 1402 Engager website: www.nativeearth.ca Agreement: […]

by ahnationtalk on August 7, 2015479 Views

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2015 Okanagan Nation Salmon Feast

Okanagan Falls Provincial Park Fri, 18.09.2015 – Sun, 20.09.2015 All day The 2015 Okanagan Nation Salmon Feast & Celebration will take place September 18 – 20, 2015 at Okanagan Falls Provincial Park. As details are confirmed, more information will be released. 2015 Salmon Feast Save the Date 2015 SF Campsite Application Form 2015 SF Vendor Application […]

by ahnationtalk on August 5, 2015628 Views

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Indigenous Performance Symposium

Artistic development, managing a career, building new work, touring and performing are tough enough for any artist, but for Indigenous artists, the challenges are greatly complicated by ongoing issues of colonization, racism, stereotyping, and access to resources. For mainstream agents and presenters, these same issues create barriers on the other side of the booking process. […]

by ahnationtalk on July 28, 2015421 Views

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