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Vistas: Boxed In

Vistas: Boxed In

| 4 min

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.

  • 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
  • 1st assistant director
    Pazz Neglia
  • second unit cinematography
    Max Armstrong
  • 1st assistant camera
    Angela Chao
  • data management technician
    Max Armstrong
  • gaffer
    Bob Lyte
  • best boy electric
    Dylan Harrison
  • key grip
    Felipe Rodriguez
  • best boy grip
    Adam Landucci
  • production supervisor
    Mark Wilson
    Scott Collins
  • production coordinator
    Sarah Arruda
    Kate Vollum
  • technical coordinator
    Marcus Matyas
  • production assistant
    Eric Van Mil
    David Condotta
  • truck driver
    Stephen Sinclair
  • hair artist
    Seth Rossman
  • makeup artist
    Seth Rossman
  • hair assistant
    Jessica Felder
  • makeup assistant
    Jessica Felder
  • wardrobe
    Ruth Kavanaugh
  • production designer
    Leticia Luna
  • catering
    Joel Vollum
  • assistant editor
    Drew Stevenson
  • sound designer
    Jordan O'Connor
  • sound edit
    Grant Edmonds
  • mix
    Grant Edmonds
  • colourist
    Wade Odlum
  • colourist assistant
    Tricia Hagoriles
  • titles
    Rob Fisher
  • credits
    Rob Fisher
  • marketing manager
    Leslie Stafford
  • centre administrator
    Josiah Rothenberg
    Cyndi Forcand
  • series producer
    Vanessa Loewen
    Joe MacDonald
  • series executive producer
    Derek Mazur
    Peter Strutt



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