Little Bird follows a young Mi’kmaw man, Jonah, as he struggles to deliver a eulogy during his late mother’s wake. In a grief induced panic attack, he flees the service with his mother’s urn and attempts to come to terms with his new reality. Upon meeting a kind stranger at a beachside diner, he is reminded to not bare the weight of grief alone.
Director: Tim Myles
Canada | 2021 | 14 min
English | Dramatic Short
Tim Myles is a Mi’kmaw actor and filmmaker from Ktaqmkuk, the island of Newfoundland. He began his career as a music video director, working with labels such as Universal Music and Island Records. He is the recipient of the 2020/2021 imagineNATIVE Mentorship program in partnership with LIFT and Netflix Canada.
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