By Samantha Butler
“I brought non-Aboriginal and Aboriginal friends to the Embargo Collective, and they were really blown away. ... It’s a very well known, well-respected festival. People make films just so they can come to imagineNATIVE.”
This year, Jackson’s participation in a six-month director’s lab in Toronto has her too busy to submit work herself. She’s made time to sit on at a Saturday afternoon panel for doc-makers, and hopes to squeeze in a few specific shows.
A film from Greenland, Nuummioq, tops her list of films seen so far.
For more on the subject, see Wendigo Movies at imagineNATIVE 2010.