Directors pushing to put LGBTQ actors and issues onto the marquee

 

As more Indigenous stories are making it to the big screen, there are still some characters missing.

But two Indigenous filmmakers are working to create a more inclusive film experience.

Producer InFocus / Winnipeg

Beverly is a member of the Tootinaowaziibeeng First Nation in Manitoba. She has worked in media for over a decade, including broadcast, film and the arts. She joined APTN in January 2017 from Regina, SK where she was a video journalist for CTV and Indigenous Circle.