Birth of a Family

Doors: 5:40PM | Show Starts: 6:20PM
All Ages / Licensed

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Event type: All Ages / Licensed

Between 1955 and 1985, 20,000 Indigenous children were taken from their families in Canada and were either adopted into white families or placed in the foster-care system. In this deeply moving documentary by Saskatoon-based First Nations/Métis filmmaker and educator Tasha Hubbard, four siblings born to the same Dene mother in the 1960s come together for the first time. Over the course of a few fateful (and sometimes fun) days in Banff, Betty Ann, Esther, Rosalie and Ben take their very emotional first steps toward becoming the family they might’ve been, a process that Hubbard’s film captures with great sensitivity and insight.


Hubbard captures a powerful event of restorative catharsis.”  — Patrick Mullen, POV Magazine


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Isabel Bader Centre for Performing Arts
390 King St W, Kingston, ON


Part of: 2018 Kingston Canadian Film Festival

March 1, 2018 - March 4, 2018

Birth of a Family

Birth of a Family will be at Isabel Bader Centre for Performing Arts in Kingston, ON on Saturday, March 3, 2018. The doors open at 5:40PM, and the event will get underway around 6:20PM. Birth of a Family line-up includes Birth of a Family . Isabel Bader Centre for Performing Arts is located at 390 King St W, Kingston, ON.

Cutoff for Online Ticket Sales is Saturday, March 3, 2018 3:19 pm EST unless the event sells out earlier.