Event: Film Screening: Picking Up The Pieces


 Join us in our Capitol Theatre to see the documentary Picking Up the Pieces: The Making of the Witness Blanket created by artist Carey Newman. Debrief with some coffee and cookies in our Stewart Discovery Studio afterwards. Free to attend.

The film follows the journey of making The Witness Blanket - a National monument that commemmorates the experience of Residential School survivors across Canada. Narrated by the artist, this film weaves together those stories with his personal journey, examining how art can open our hearts to the pain of truth and the beauty of resiliency.

As part of the exhibition The Witness Blanket from The Canadian Museum for Human Rights, ondisplay at the MAG from May 4, 2019 to June 23, 2019.

Film screening dates:

June 19, 6:00-8:00pm
June 21, 4:00-6:00pm
June 23, 2:00-4:00pm

Produced and Directed by Cody Graham and Carey Newman, Rated PG
Canada | 85 minutes | English, Media One Inc

Event Details
When: Wednesday, June 19, 2019
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Location: Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery
4525 47A ST Red Deer, Alberta Canada T4P 6Z6
Additional Information
Event Type: First Nations
Category: Arts & Culture
Cost: Admission Fees: Free; Donations appreciated!
Deadline for Admission: June 2, 2019
Facilities: Restrooms Available
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access: All Public Areas
Contact Information: Event Organizer: Karli Kendall
Phone Number: 403-309-8405
Click here to email the organizer
Website: https://www.reddeermuseum.com
Last Updated: June 03, 2019 10:36AM (2 weeks ago)

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