The Weight of Your Heart: A Walk with Chanie Wenjack

Event Date: 
Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Join Joel Clements for the screening and discussion of his documentary The Weight of Your Heart: A Walk with Chanie Wenjack. Chanie Wenjack was a young Anishinaabe boy who died in 1966 while trying to escape from a residential school. In 2016, Gord Downie inspired the Walk for Wenjack that retraced the final steps of Chanie. Joel was there to document the walk.

Joel Clements is a fine art and documentary photographer and teaches photography at the Durham College and Varley Art Gallery. His documentary projects have focussed on illuminating the lives of marginalized groups in North, Central and South America.

Registration in required but there is no fee.  Click here.

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