Special Events and Dialogues

Stories as Living Beings: An Installation

Through October 22, 2017

Stop-motion animation artist Amanda Strong is an Indigenous (Michif) filmmaker currently based on the unceded Coast Salish territory of Vancouver. This installation features the stunning characters and environments from her award-winning short filmsThrough these films, Strong peels back layers of colonial history based on her own family experience. Using a unique aesthetic, her hybrid, surreal work is grounded in First Nations histories and contemporary concerns.

Co-presented by New York University Center for Media, Culture and History 

With Generous support provided by the Consulate General of Canada in New York