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The Fifth Region

Gabriel Nuraki Koperqualuk & Aeyliya Husain / Canada / 2018 / 47 ' / English

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Aeyliya Husain

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Awards & Festivals

Official Selection, imagineNATIVE Film & Media Arts Festival

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Two Inuk youth raised in southern Canada explore the complexities of identity and belonging.

Synopsis

The 5th Region is a short narrative film that discusses the lives of Nancy and Joshua who are Inuit but raised in southern Canada. All their lives they struggled with aspects of their identities and now begin to redefine what it means to be a young urban Inuk growing up under the shadow of the Sixties Scoop and the residential school system.

 

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