Vistas: Dancers of the Grass

Vistas: Dancers of the Grass

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This short film presents a stunning display of a stop-motion animation as it vividly depicts the majesty of the hoop dance, a tradition symbolizing the unity of all nations.

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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Credits
  • animation supervisor
    Cam Lizotte
  • animator
    Andrew Doll
    Cam Lizotte
  • costume design
    Allison Brandt Malinski
    Melanie Jackson
  • wardrobe
    Allison Brandt Malinski
    Melanie Jackson
  • director of photography
    Andrew Forbes
  • editor
    Jennifer Prokop
  • foley
    Daryl Pierce
    Randy Woods
  • sound effects
    Daryl Pierce
    Randy Woods
  • writer
    Melanie Jackson
  • director
    Melanie Jackson
  • producer
    Dennis Jackson
    Melanie Jackson
    Anand Ramayya

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