A discussion between the artist and Nicole Gingras will follow the screening.
Films: Hunger ; My Heart is in the Forest ; Niagara ; The Shirt ; Tree
Biography: Shelley Niro is a well-known multidisciplinary artist working in the visual arts, film, and photography. With 7 solo exhibitions and more than 15 group exhibitions to her credit, she is considered one of Canada's most important multidisciplinary Aboriginal artists. Her work reflects an interest in the importance of place, myth, and self for today's Aboriginal peoples.
Filmography: My Heart is in the Forest (2017) ; Niagara (2015) ; Robert's Paintings (2011) ; Kissed by Lightning (2009) ; The Flying Head (2008) ; rechargin' (2007) ; Tree (2006) ; Sky Woman With Us (2002) ; Suite: INDIAN (2005) ; The Shirt (2003).