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Sonya Ballantyne Presentation & Film Screening Nov. 20th

Fri. Nov. 2, 2018

“Birth of New Heroes: Indigenous Media Representation.”

UW English alumn and filmmaker Sonya Ballantyne will be giving a public presentation and screening her award-winning short film on Tuesday, November 20th, from 2:30-3:45pm in 1L08.

Sonya Ballantyne is a filmmaker from Misipawistik Cree Nation. Sonya won the 2014 Emerging Filmmaker Pitch Competition at Gimli Film Festival for Crash Site and won the 2016 Short Film Pitch at ImagineNative Film Festival with Eagle Girl. She recently spoke at San Diego Comic Con about Indigenous Media Representation.

 

For more info: c.rifkind@uwinnipeg.ca