Madison ThomasSEE COMPLETE PROFILE
Madison Thomas was named one of Playback Magazine’s “Five Filmmakers to Watch” in 2019. A storyteller of mixed ancestry (Ojibwe/Saulteaux & Russian/Ukrainian settler), Thomas is based out of Winnipeg, Manitoba in Treaty 1 territory. She has a rapidly growing number of credits as a writer, director and editor across several genres, formats and platforms. Her nuanced and unique work has played festivals and won awards worldwide. Thomas is also a committed youth mentor. She’s taught filmmaking and leadership skills to youth with various organizations and programs both in Winnipeg and internationally since 2013. In 2016 Thomas gave a TEDx talk called “Arts in the Hood” on her journey as an artist and the importance of art programming for inner city and low-income youth.
Toronto International Film Festival TIFF - DOC NYC - Lunenburg Doc Fest
13 July 2023 at 21h00
**POSTPONED due to weather conditions**
Discussion with Mike Paul Kuekuatsheu, songwriter Ilnu born on the shores of Lake Pekuakami in Mashteuiatsh, will follow the screening.
26 August 2023 at 20h00