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‘Freedom Road’ makes world premiere in Winnipeg – APTN News

by ahnationtalk on November 7, 201956 Views

November 6, 2019

More than 100 years ago land was expropriated from Shoal Lake 40 First Nation so water could be diverted to the city of Winnipeg, effectively stranding the community on an artificial island.

Angelina McLeod of Shoal Lake captures the impact in Freedom Road – a five-part documentary series that shares the community’s struggles and resiliency.

“I want people to realize and to take away from this screening what happens at the other end of the pipe in Shoal Lake First Nation…for Winnipeggers to have clean drinking water,” she said in an interview.

Freedom Road kicked off the Gimme Some Truth documentary festival in Winnipeg this week.

“It was really a way to showcase the power of documentary as a unique medium and as an art form,” said festival programmer David Knipe.

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