Karen Lynn Weinberg
Tue. Oct 3, 6:30 pm, Vancity - 1181 Seymour St, Vancouver
Thu. Oct 5, 10:45 am, Intl Village 10 - 88 W Pender St, Vancouver
Filmed in and around Kodiak, Alaska, this is a beautifully crafted film about resilience, empowerment and community told through the stories of four young women who are fighting to revitalize the Kodiak Alutiiq language. Interweaving personal narratives, local history, interviews with academics and elders, animated Alutiiq legends and footage of various initiatives to teach the language to Alutiiq youth, Karen Lynn Weinberg's documentary is a celebration of the power of language and culture.
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