Short Forum

A study of shedding away colonial patterns in order to find truth within the ways of life of one’s natural self.

Screens in program VIFF Short Forum: Programme 6

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Charlene Moore

Rhayne Vermette, Jayden Moore
Producer Charlene Moore
Screenwriter Charlene Moore
Cinematographer Kristiane Church
Editor Charlene Moore
Music Caitlin Pescitelli
Contact Charlene Raven Moore
Canada 2021 4 min.


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Winnipeg filmmaker and member of York Factory First Nation, Charlene Moore is passionate about storytelling and highlighting Canadian issues that affect Indigenous Peoples. As a queer Cree, Saulteaux, and Welsh woman, Moore creates films that focus on identity, connection, and resilience. Moore advocates for Indigenous peoples to have narrative sovereignty because she believes storytelling can be a powerful way for audiences to heal, learn, and explore.