Films

As part of programming for Orange Shirt Day | National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, the Indian Residential School History and Dialogue Centre at UBC, in partnership with the National Film Board (NFB), invites you to learn about the colonial history and ongoing impact of the Indian residential school system. Join us for one event, or watch the whole series. Screenings will be followed by a short discussion.

Warning: Content in the following films can be distressing and may cause difficult emotions, such as sadness and anger. Wellness supports will be on site at all screenings. Also, the Indian Residential School Survivors Society operates a 24 hour Crisis Line: 1-866-925-4419.


Upcoming Films

September 27, 2022, 4–6 PM

We Were Children (2012)

October 4, 2022, 4–6 PM

Inconvenient Indian (2020)

October 13, 2022, 4–6 PM

The Road Forward (2017)


Past Films

September 22, 2022, 12–1 PM

Sisters and Brothers (2015)
Meneath: The Hidden Island of Ethics (2021)
Stories Are in Our Bones (2019)

September 20, 2022, 12–1 PM

Healing Journey One Button at a Time (2018)
Red Path (2015)
Now is The Time (2019)

September 15, 2022, 12–1 PM

Holy Angels (2017)
Honour to Senator Murray Sinclair (2021)