october, 2021

wed20oct10:00 am11:50 pmThe Heartbeat of Poor TomCategory:Audio,FREE,iNdigital Space


(Wednesday) 10:00 am - 11:50 pm(GMT-04:00) View in my time

Event Details

Director: Lisa Nasson (Mi’kmaw)
Canada | 2021 | 7 min 
English/Mi’gMaq | Audio, Fiction 
World Premiere

Poor Tom is a fictional story about a woman dealing with the aftermath of the racist attacks in Mi’kma’ki last year over the broken Peace and Friendship Treaty concerning fishing for moderate livelihood. 

Lisa Nasson is a Mi’kmaq actor, director and storyteller from Nova Scotia. She studied acting at George Brown College in Toronto and Classical Theatre with the Birmingham Conservatory at the Stratford Festival. 

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