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Nocturnal: Living Legends of Vancouver

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Film Screenings | Open to: Public

Explore our relationships with waterways across Metro Vancouver at Living Legends of Vancouver: a premiere screening of short videos by students from the Emily Carr University of Art + Design, hosted by the Beaty Biodiversity Museum.

When

Aug 15, 2019 5:30PM – 8:30PM

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Location

Off Campus

Beaty Biodiversity Museum

2212 Main Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z4 See on Map

Open to Public?

Yes

Cost

Admission to the museum is by donation all evening.

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Come take in the premiere screening of short videos created by Emily Carr students through a class offered this summer in association with the David Suzuki Foundation and the University of Cape Town's Future Water Institute.

Inspired by the late Mohawk/English poetess Pauline Johnson’s book Legends of Vancouver (1911), which documents stories shared by the late Chief Joe Capilano of the Squamish Nation about local lands/waters, these videos explore the intersections of past, present and diverse perspectives to create new narratives that speak to a water sensitive future.

This screening will be intermixed with interactive presentations and dialogue led by the artists.