Indigenous Movie Competition debuts Thursday

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By Michael Reeve


Aug 30, 2022 | 4:14 PM

KAMLOOPS — The Kamloops Movie Society has partnered with Tk’emlúps te Secwe´pemc to current the inaugural Indigenous movie competition this weekend. The competition, operating from Thursday (Sept. 1) to Saturday (Sept. 3), will characteristic 9 characteristic movies and spotlight varied Indigenous artists by way of particular engagement occasions.

The chief director of the movie society, Dusan Magdolen, stated the concept of bringing an Indigenous competition to the paramount theatre is the primary of quite a lot of smaller fests they’re discussing.

“It’s one thing that has been on our thoughts since we took over the Paramount Theatre and had extra assets to transcend simply our common March competition and our Thursday movie collection. We additionally needed to have these micro-festivals that have been extra themed and with a sure demographic,” stated Magdolen.

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