Məca (Meca)


Just before her passing the elder Ida Smith was recorded telling the ‘Nakwaxda’xw myth Məca. Over a decade later the myth comes to life as a stop animation film. In the myth, Məca must go on a journey of love and heartbreak to find his way back to his own authenticity.

Presented as Part Of Program 13 – Twinkle Twinkle

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