Gathering Place Presents Movie Mondays 2020 Schedule
Dates: January 27, February 24, March 30, April 27, May 25, June 29, July 27, August 31, September 28, October 26, November 30, December 14
Cost: Admission By Donation
Gathering Place by the Grand is excited to continue the #MovieMonday series into 2020! Featuring some of the most popular Indigenous films, this year’s line-up includes “Boy”, “Black Cloud”, “Our People Will Be Healed”, “The Grizzlies”, “Through Black Spruce”, “Keepers of the Game”, “Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked the World”, “The Incredible 25th Year of Mitzi Bearclaw”, “The Sun at Midnight”, “Blood Quantum”, “The Northlander”, “The Lesser Blessed”. Admission is by donation, and popcorn will be provided. Don’t forget your reusable water bottle, or purchase your very own from Six Nations Tourism.
Set on the east coast of New Zealand in 1984, Boy, an 11-year-old child and devout Michael Jackson fan, gets a chance to know his absentee criminal father, who has returned to find a bag of money he buried years ago.
Black Cloud is an inspirational story about a young Navajo boxer, who overcomes personal challenges as he comes to terms with his heritage, while fighting his way for a spot on the US Olympic boxing team.
Our People Will Be Healed
A look at the efforts involved with decolonizing Manitoba’s First Nation communities. From acclaimed filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin.
In a small Arctic town struggling with the highest suicide rate in North America, a group of Inuit students’ lives are transformed when they are introduced to the sport of lacrosse.
Through Black Spruce
The disappearance of a young Cree woman in Toronto traumatizes her Northern Ontario family, and sends her twin sister on a journey south to find her.
Keepers of the Game
In Fort Covington, NY, an all-Native girls lacrosse team comes together, seeking to be the first Native women’s team to bring home a Section Championship. Faced with increasing ambivalence in their own community, the girls must prove that the game of lacrosse is their rightful inheritance.
Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked the World
A documentary about the role of Native Americans in popular music history.
The Incredible 25th Year of Mitzi Bearclaw
Mitzi Bearclaw is an indigenous woman who reluctantly returns to her isolated reserve to help her father care for her bitter mother.
The Sun at Midnight
Filmed at the Arctic Circle, “The Sun at Midnight” tells the story of an unexpected friendship between a hunter obsessed with finding a missing caribou herd and a teenage rebel who gets lost while on the run.
The dead are coming back to life outside the isolated Mi’gMaq reserve of Red Crow, except for its Indigenous inhabitants who are strangely immune to the zombie plague.
In the year 2961, the time is after humanity and nature has recovered the land. A hunter named Cygnus is called to protect his people. He travels across a desert valley to protect his tribe against a band of Heretics. Cygnus must find a way for his tribe to survive.
The Lesser Blessed
A drama centered on a First Nations teenager trying to find his place in the modern world.
Doors open at 6:30PM. Arrive early to get the best seat!