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January 21, 2019, by Brian Beaton

Celebrating New Brunswick’s innovative spirit is one purpose of a new cellphone music video competition seeking creative music, lyrics and video material from local musicians, songwriters and video producers. Everyone […]

Alanis Obomsawin: “A place where you have a voice”

November 27, 2018, by Shanthi Bell

Watch Wabanaki documentary filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin speak about her life’s work making film about Indigenous communities in this video. Alan ...

#metoo at Silver Wave Film Festival

November 17, 2018, by Sophie M. Lavoie

New Brunswick has an average of 523 reported sexual assaults per year (2013-2017). In the wake of the National Inquiry on Missing and Murdered Indigen ...

“Children have to hear another story”: Alanis Obomsawin, documentary filmmaker

November 13, 2018, by Sophie M. Lavoie

Filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin was in New Brunswick on Oct. 24, 2018 to present her film Trick or Treaty? as part of the Indigenous Film Series held by S ...

  • 48H film competition produces 20 films
    October 23, 2018, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    Fredericton’s Centre Communautaire Sainte Anne’s auditorium was packed almost to capacity on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018 for the screening of the films produced for the 11th annual 48H Film Competition. […]

  • What’s Up Doc? showcases thoughtful student films
    May 25, 2018, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    More than 150 people were treated to films made by high school students at the ninth annual What’s up doc? Showcase on May 24th at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton. The […]

  • 18 films made during 10th annual 48H film competition
    October 22, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    Over 350 people showed up for the Gala screening event and awards ceremony of the 10th annual 48H film competition in Fredericton on Oct. 18th, 2017, held at the Centre […]

  • “Taken” tells the story of Gladys Simon from Elsipogtog
    October 13, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    On Oct. 11, 2017, UNB Fredericton’s Mi’kmaq-Wolastoqey Centre hosted a screening of a New Brunswick-based television episode from the acclaimed series “Taken” as part of the third annual Red Shawl […]