Wednesday, June 12, 2013

 

Upcoming Event

'The Washing of Tears'

Dinner & Dialogue series continues June 20

Released by Francine Douglas, Stó:lō Tourism

 

oin the dialogue. Everyone is welcome to watch The Washing of Tears, a film about the Mowachaht people whose cultural whalers shrine becomes the property of the Museum of Natural History in New York in 1903.

This film documents a peoples cultural revival and pride as they finally travel to New York in the early 1990s to visit their shrine. Guest host, Hugh Brody will lead a discussion on issues of repatriation after the film.

Voted best documentary feature at the 1994 Indian Film Festival. The public is welcome. Admission is free. Dinner is by donation.

Where: Stolo Resource Centre, Building 10, 7201 Vedder Rd.

When: 6 p.m., June 20, 2013

Call 604-798-8143 or email here for more information.

Cultural Experience Series www.stolonation.bc.ca/tourism

For more information, download the poster here.

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