Vistas: Boxed In

Vistas: Boxed In

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In this short film, a young woman of mixed ancestry struggles with an Equal Opportunity Form that requires her to respond to the dilemma: Ethnicity - Choose One.

Vistas is a series of 13 short films on nationhood from 13 Indigenous filmmakers from Halifax to Vancouver. It was a collaborative project between the NFB and APTN to bring Indigenous perspectives and stories to an international audience.

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  • mix
    Grant Edmonds
  • writer
    Shane Belcourt
    Duane Murray
  • director
    Shane Belcourt
  • cast
    Jennifer McEwan
    Arnold Pinnock
    Shawn Lawrence
    Karen Racicot
    Gail Maurice
  • producer
    Lea Marin
  • director of photography
    Alan Poon
  • editor
    Jordan O'Connor
  • music score
    Jordan O'Connor
  • sound recordist
    Mike Filippov
  • hair artist
    Seth Rossman
  • makeup artist
    Seth Rossman
  • wardrobe
    Ruth Kavanaugh
  • production designer
    Leticia Luna
  • sound designer
    Jordan O'Connor
  • sound edit
    Grant Edmonds

  • cathyanne

    the term "mixed ancestry" is considered insulting to many racially diverse people. if we are "mixed" are others "not mixed" or "pure"? and yes the correct and preferred term is "racially diverse".

    cathyanne, 29 Apr 2010