her silent life.
2012 / 31 min / 16mm, S8 and Digital
Three generations of women are revealed in this intuitive journey into one family's past. Crafting together analogue film techniques with personal interview, director Lindsay McIntyre creates an impressionistic exploration of her mixed Inuit heritage and the controversies surrounding her ancestry. (ImagineNATIVE)
her silent life. won Best Experimental Film at the ImagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival in 2012 is distributed by CFMDC and can be found in the Alberta Foundation for the Arts Permanent Collection. It is a complex interweaving of oral stories and filmed images of the traces of a life in exile. It was produced in Nunavut, Alberta and British Columbia. It has otherwise screened at Experimental / Hybrid Short Film Series, Asni Gallery, (by invitation), Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - July 2013, Rubaboo Arts Festival, (by invitation), Edmonton AB - June 2013, imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival (WINNER: Best Experimental Film), Toronto, ON - Oct 2012, Antimatter Film Festival, Victoria BC - Oct 2012, Biography: Films by Women Prairie Filmmakers, WNDX Film Festival, (by invitation, curated by Cecelia Araneda), Winnipeg, MB - Sept 2012, Long Shadows, special presentation by the University of Alberta/ The Art Gallery of Alberta, Edmonton, AB - Sept 2011