A pivotal art form of the last 100 years, film is a powerful medium for telling stories of people and place. The Northern Narratives gallery is transformed into four black box-style theaters for viewing films, which change periodically.
Amanda Strong/Spotted Fawn Productions
Amanda Strong is an Indigenous (Michif) media artist and stop-motion director currently working as a guest on the unceded territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), and sə̓lílwətaʔɬ (Tsleil-Waututh). Strong is the owner and director of Spotted Fawn Productions, a stop-motion animation studio based in Vancouver, BC. With a cross-discipline focus, common themes in her work include the reclamation of Indigenous histories, lineage, language and culture.