Lethbridge International Film Festival -- March 18 - 23

Posted on : Thursday, March 21, 2013


The Lethbridge International Film Festival takes places in the Theatre Gallery of the Lethbridge Public Library. 

Admission is free but donations are accepted. These thought-provoking films are presented with a discussion following. 

March 21 -- Samsara - A spellbinding visual introduction to a varied world of sacred grounds, disaster zones, industrial complexes and natural wonders. Filmed in 25 countries on five continents. (Discussion Host, Dr. Hilary Rodrigues) 

March 22 -- Honour Of The Crown - Relevant to the Idle No More movement, a behind-the-scenes look at the turbulent final years of one First Nations' struggle to force the Federal Government to honour the promises made in an 1899 treaty. Filmed in northern Alberta and Ottawa. (Discussion Host, Autumn Eagle Speaker) 

March 23 -- Happy - An award-winning film that takes us on a journey from the swamps of Louisiana to the slums of Kolkata in search of what really makes people happy. (Discussion Host Mark Rejman)