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The power of names and language unify this selection of shorts that explore changing identities and the intrinsic qualities and impact of words.


Language: English and Mik'maw

Mi'kmaw poet and published author Rebecca Thomas uses words for a living, but she can't speak the language stolen from her father at residential school. Words Matter follows her journey to reclaim the language while exploring the complicated past that's kept it from her

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  • Runtime
    22 minutes
  • Language
    Mik'maw, English
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  • Director
    Stephanie Joline