Thu, Nov 03|
Masterclass with Tasha Hubbard
Time & Location
Nov 03, 2022, 6:00 p.m. – Nov 04, 2022, 8:00 p.m.
About the Event
Excited to announce a masterclass with acclaimed filmmaker, Tasha Hubbard!
Join us online, Thursday, November 3rd from 6-8pm, for an overview of Hubbard's films, along with discussion and insight on overcoming the challenges of being a documentary filmmaker, including dimensions of care, and telling hard stories.
Tasha Hubbard (Cree) is a filmmaker and an associate professor in the Faculty of Native Studies and the Department of English and Film at the University of Alberta. She is from Peepeekisis First Nation in Treaty Four Territory and has ties to Thunderchild First Nation in Treaty Six Territory. She is also the mother of a fifteen-year-old son. She researches and champions Indigenous efforts to restore the buffalo, has been a supporter of the Buffalo Treaty since 2015, and is a founding board member of the International Buffalo Relations Institute. Her films Two Worlds Colliding, Birth of a Family and nîpawistamâsowin: We Will Stand Up have screened around the world and won numerous awards, including the Canadian Screen Award for Best Feature Documentary in 2020. Her latest feature documentary currently in production is called Singing Back the Buffalo and will be released in 2024.
We can't wait, looking forward to a fruitful evening.