Hollywood films are seen around the world. For a very long time, we were a mere footnote. A refuge if you were just a little crazy.
Of course the view changes when newcomers arrive. What do they see then? What happens when you give cameras to refugees and ask them to document their new Canadian world around them as they experience it?
Have a look here.
Who we are depends on what we see, and how we see it. Tomorrow I will show you a beautiful little film that gets it right.