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Based on a book by Eden Robinson, well-known indigenous Canadian filmmaker Loretta Todd has done justice to a complex family story of love, loyalty and spiritual beliefs. Filmed on the coast of British Columbia in the Haisla Nation in Kitamaat, the place and culture are an important aspect of the story of Lisa Hill, who returns from Vancouver to her family home after visions warn that her brother is in danger. Her wise, sympathetic grandmother helps her navigate the fear and challenges she faces with her ability to foretell disaster in this unusual coming-of-age story. Drama/Supernatural. TRAILER

Please note that this film is only viewable in California

Director: Loretta Sarah Todd

Writer: Loretta Sarah Todd, Johnny Darrell, Andrew Duncan

Producer: Loretta Todd, Patricia Poskitt, Carla Robinson, Fred Fuchs, Matthew O’Connor, Lisa Richardson

Cast: Grace Dove, Joel Ouelette, Nathaniel Archand, Tina Marie Lameman, Adam Beach, Stefany Mathias

Filmmaker Suggested Food Pairing: “Wild salmon, rice with dried seaweed and fiddleheads, wild blueberry cobbler”