Indigenous filmmakers dedicated to their art

APTN InFocus with Cheryl McKenzie

The work of Indigenous filmmakers is being screened and celebrated at the 13th annual Winnipeg Aboriginal Film Festival.

Jeremiah Bitsui is Navajo and has starred in blockbuster hits like, Oliver Stone’s Natural Born Killers and AMC’s popular television series, Breaking Bad.

In this edition our guests discuss the changing dynamics of Indigenous films and filmmaking.

Executive Director of News and Current Affairs / Winnipeg

Cheryl McKenzie began working as a reporter for APTN in June 2001. Her work has been nominated for a Gemini Award and a Canadian Association of Broadcasters award. In October 2005 Cheryl became Host/Producer for the launch of APTN National News: Daytime. Since then she has been Host/Producer for Contact, APTN Investigates, APTN National News and APTN InFocus.