Every Emotion Costs

Director: Darlene Naponse Year: 2010 Run Time: 93min

No matter where you grew up, returning home can be an emotional ride into the past. Sisters Quilla and June return to the reserve where they grew up to bury the mentally ill mother who abandoned them 16 years ago. Although it's a moving passage, it's community and family that help the sisters find their true calling in life.
 
This award winning feature by Indigenous artist Darlene Naponse explores the reality of returning home to face family, community and the ceremony of death. The film features a stellar cast of Canadian Indigenous actors including Michelle St. John, Roseanne Supernault and Tantoo Cardinal.
 


Director(s):

Darlene Naponse

Writer(s):

Darlene Naponse

Producer(s):

Joseph Mansourian, Darlene Naponse

Cast:

Madeline McGregor, Adam Garcia, Tantoo Cardinal, Nathaniel Arcand, Sage Petahtegoose

Genre(s):

Drama

Language(s):

English

Subtitles:

English

Closed Captioning:

English

Ratings by Province:

NR Alberta
NR British Columbia
14A Manitoba
NR New Brunswick
NR Newfoundland and Labrador
NR Nova Scotia
NR Northwest Territories
NR Nunavut
14A Ontario
NR Prince Edward Island
NR Québec
NR Saskatchewan
NR Yukon