Program 9 – Mothership II

Indigenous food sovereignty and seed rematriation are intimately and inextricably tied to the LANDBACK movement. The films in this program critique and call out the ways in which settler-colonialism impacted our relationship with traditional foodways and call for us to honour our plant and animal relations that sustain us.

Availability Online:
Chatham Islanders – Worldwide
lii bufloo aen loo kishkishiw (buffalo wolf memory) – Worldwide
Lyed Corn with Ash (Wa’kenenhstóhare’) – Worldwide
Our Ways – Worldwide
Pili Ka Moʻo – North America Only
Salmon Reflection – Worldwide
Seed Mother: Coming Home – Worldwide
The Politics of Toheroa Soup – Canada Only


Virtual Ticket

Showtimes

In-Person


6:15 PM - TBLB 4 - TIFF Bell Lightbox

Virtual


10:00 AM - Virtual

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Playing as a part of this Program

Lyed Corn with Ash (Wa’kenenhstóhare’)

Made completely in Kanien’kéha, an endangered language, discover this traditional process of washing or pro...
2 min | Candace Maracle | Langauge: Kanien’kéha, no subtitles
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Seed Mother: Coming Home

“Seed Mother: Coming Home” is a poetic embodiment of the Indigenous Seed Rematration movement. Across Turt...
7 min | Rowen White, Mateo Hinojosa | In person: Open Captions | Online: Closed Captions
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lii bufloo aen loo kishkishiw (buffalo wolf memory)

lii bufloo aen loo kishkishiw (buffalo wolf memory) honours the memory of the “buffalo wolves,” al...
5 min | Dianne Ouellette | In person: Open Captions | Online: Closed Captions
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Our Ways

Four (4) badass Indians embark on a moose hide tanning journey in the urban jungle. As their worldviews intert...
9 min | Amanda Lickers (Seneca), Autumn Angelique Godwin (Cree) | English Subtitles
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Chatham Islanders

Rēkohu / Chatham Island / Wharekauri. Three peoples one land. The Chatham Island archipelago is 45 minutes ah...
26 min | Kathleen Mantel | In person: Open Captions | Online: Closed Captions
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Salmon Reflection

Salmon are the lifeblood of the communities they feed and support. Salmon Reflection provides a portal into an...
4 min | Anna Hoover | English Subtitles
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The Politics of Toheroa Soup

The Politics of Toheroa Soup is Tiana Trego Hall’s personal story of her whānau and their traditional kai, ...
9 min | Tiana Trego Hall | In person: Open Captions | Online: Closed Captions
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Pili Ka Moʻo

The Fukumitsu ʻOhana (family) of Hakipuʻu are Native Hawaiian taro farmers and keepers of this generational ...
14 min | Justyn Ah Chong | In person: Open Captions | Online: Closed Captions
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