Thursday, December 15, 2011

Jaime Black of Winnipeg - ReDress

Meet Métis artist Jaime Black from Winnipeg. Her travelling installation of red dresses commemorates the over 600 murdered and missing Aboriginal women in Canada. Filmmaker Janelle Wookey, we visit Black's installation at the Manitoba legislature meets the people who are moved by it.
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REDdress Project
About the Filmmaker
Janelle Wookey
Janelle Wookey is a Franco-Metis filmmaker and television reporter based in Winnipeg who has worked for APTN and Societe Radio-Canada. She has directed a documentary called Memere Metisse about her journey to discover her Metis roots. Read more

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