2017 Dawson City Film Festival Film Fest program - Page 8

CAMILLE TURNER FINAL FRONTIER PART I & PART II, 2010 The Final Frontier is an ongoing project by Toronto-based video and performance artist Camille Turner, which chronicles the voyage of African Astronauts, descendants of the Dogon people of West Africa who have returned to earth after 10,000 years to save the planet. SKAWENNATI TIMETRAVELLER™, 75:00, 2013 Mohawk multimedia artist Skawennati tells the story of a young hunter-warrior who immerses himself in a “technologically- enhanced vision quest” through the TimeTraveller™ edutainment system that allows him to visit historical events such as the Dakota Sioux Uprising and the Oka Crisis. Cold Cuts Video Festival is the fifth annual curated exhibition of video works by contemporary Canadian artists, run in conjunction with the Dawson City International Short Film Festival. Please join us for the Opening Reception of Cold Cuts Video Festival V: April 14th from 4-6pm in the ODD Gallery. Curated by Kate Armstrong, Cosmic Histories features five videos by contemporary, Canadian artists using science fiction as a way to investigate landscape, politics, and identity. 8