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Upcoming Events

  • SUGAR CANE: Festival Opening Night
    SUGAR CANE: Festival Opening Night
    Fri, Jul 12
    Little Current
    Jul 12, 2024, 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
    Little Current, Aundeck Omni Kaning, 1300 ON-540, Little Current, ON P0P 1K0, Canada
    Jul 12, 2024, 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
    Little Current, Aundeck Omni Kaning, 1300 ON-540, Little Current, ON P0P 1K0, Canada
    This evening promises a blend of cultural celebration, cinematic excellence, and valuable networking opportunities.
  • WFI Student Films Showcase
    WFI Student Films Showcase
    Sat, Jul 13
    Little Current
    Jul 13, 2024, 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
    Little Current, 66 Meredith St E, Little Current, ON P0P 1K0, Canada
    Jul 13, 2024, 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
    Little Current, 66 Meredith St E, Little Current, ON P0P 1K0, Canada
    WIFF 2024 as we proudly present the WFI Student Films Showcase. Watch films from Directors, DEXTER BOWERMAN, PAUL MACINTYRE, PRESLEY MEAWASIGE, and VANESSA OMINIKA
  • Short Film Program 1
    Short Film Program 1
    Sat, Jul 13
    Little Current
    Jul 13, 2024, 8:40 a.m. – 10:10 a.m.
    Little Current, Aundeck Omni Kaning, 1300 ON-540, Little Current, ON P0P 1K0, Canada
    Jul 13, 2024, 8:40 a.m. – 10:10 a.m.
    Little Current, Aundeck Omni Kaning, 1300 ON-540, Little Current, ON P0P 1K0, Canada
    "Mary Two Axe Earley: I Am Indian Again" (32 min) "The Alexander Ball" (30 min) "Butterfly/Bataplai" (12 min) "NIGIQTUQ (The South Wind)" (17 min, 2023)
  • BONES OF CROWS: Special Presentation
    BONES OF CROWS: Special Presentation
    Sat, Jul 13
    Little Current
    Jul 13, 2024, 10:30 a.m. – 12:50 p.m.
    Little Current, 66 Meredith St E, Little Current, ON P0P 1K0, Canada
    Jul 13, 2024, 10:30 a.m. – 12:50 p.m.
    Little Current, 66 Meredith St E, Little Current, ON P0P 1K0, Canada
    Bones of Crows is a psychological drama told through the eyes of Cree Matriarch, Aline Spears, as she survives Canada's residential school system to continue her family's generational fight in the face of systemic starvation, racism and sexual abuse.
  • Twice Colonized
    Twice Colonized
    Sat, Jul 13
    Little Current
    Jul 13, 2024, 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    Little Current, Aundeck Omni Kaning, 1300 ON-540, Little Current, ON P0P 1K0, Canada
    Jul 13, 2024, 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    Little Current, Aundeck Omni Kaning, 1300 ON-540, Little Current, ON P0P 1K0, Canada
    Renowned Inuit lawyer Aaju Peter who has led a lifelong fight for the rights of her people. When her youngest son unexpectedly passes away, Aaju embarks on a personal journey to bring her colonizers in both Canada and Denmark to justice.
  • Hey, Viktor!
    Hey, Viktor!
    Sat, Jul 13
    Little Current
    Jul 13, 2024, 12:40 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    Little Current, Aundeck Omni Kaning, 1300 ON-540, Little Current, ON P0P 1K0, Canada
    Jul 13, 2024, 12:40 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    Little Current, Aundeck Omni Kaning, 1300 ON-540, Little Current, ON P0P 1K0, Canada
    A struggling Indigenous actor tries to rejuvenate his career by getting a sequel made to the beloved film Smoke Signals, in star and director Cody Lightning’s wildly funny debut mockumentary.
  • Tautuktavuk (What We See)
    Tautuktavuk (What We See)
    Sat, Jul 13
    Little Current
    Jul 13, 2024, 2:40 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
    Little Current, 66 Meredith St E, Little Current, ON P0P 1K0, Canada
    Jul 13, 2024, 2:40 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
    Little Current, 66 Meredith St E, Little Current, ON P0P 1K0, Canada
    An evocative, drawn-from-life tale from directors Carol Kunnuk and Lucy Tulugarjuk about two siblings’ attempts to heal and overcome trauma during the pandemic.
  • Lakota Nation vs. United States
    Lakota Nation vs. United States
    Sat, Jul 13
    Little Current
    Jul 13, 2024, 3:10 p.m. – 5:20 p.m.
    Little Current, Aundeck Omni Kaning, 1300 ON-540, Little Current, ON P0P 1K0, Canada
    Jul 13, 2024, 3:10 p.m. – 5:20 p.m.
    Little Current, Aundeck Omni Kaning, 1300 ON-540, Little Current, ON P0P 1K0, Canada
    It is the most sacred place on earth, the birthplace of the Lakota that has shaped thought, identity and philosophy for the Očéti Šakówiŋ since time immemorial--the life-giving land known as the Black Hills.
  • WaaPaKe (Tomorrow)
    WaaPaKe (Tomorrow)
    Sat, Jul 13
    Little Current
    Jul 13, 2024, 4:40 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
    Little Current, 66 Meredith St E, Little Current, ON P0P 1K0, Canada
    Jul 13, 2024, 4:40 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
    Little Current, 66 Meredith St E, Little Current, ON P0P 1K0, Canada
    For generations, the suffering of residential school Survivors has radiated outward, impacting Indigenous families and communities.
  • The Poets: A Tragically Hip Tribute
    The Poets: A Tragically Hip Tribute
    Sat, Jul 13
    Little Current
    Jul 13, 2024, 8:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
    Little Current, Aundeck Omni Kaning, 1300 ON-540, Little Current, ON P0P 1K0, Canada
    Jul 13, 2024, 8:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
    Little Current, Aundeck Omni Kaning, 1300 ON-540, Little Current, ON P0P 1K0, Canada
    The Poets are a Tragically Hip Tribute band from Moosonee and Moose Factory in Northeastern Ontario. With a shared passion for The Hip’s music, The Poets bring the energy to any stage they find themselves on!
  • Red Carpet Gala and Awards Night
    Red Carpet Gala and Awards Night
    Sun, Jul 14
    Little Current
    Jul 14, 2024, 4:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
    Little Current, Aundeck Omni Kaning, 1300 ON-540, Little Current, ON P0P 1K0, Canada
    Jul 14, 2024, 4:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
    Little Current, Aundeck Omni Kaning, 1300 ON-540, Little Current, ON P0P 1K0, Canada
    Join us for an elegant evening at the Weengushk Film Institute (WFI) Fundraising Gala, Red Carpet, and Awards Night. This special event supports our mission of empowering Indigenous filmmakers and preserving cultural heritage through film.
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