The Body Remembers When the World Broke Open

Year: 2019 Run Time: 104min

Two Indigenous women from vastly different backgrounds find their worlds colliding on an East Vancouver sidewalk when domestic violence forces one of them, a pregnant teen named Rosie (Violet Nelson), to flee her home. Àila (Tailfeathers) swiftly offers her shelter, and as their intimate yet challenging encounter develops, the women weavea fragile bond, and must face their own unique struggles with the complexities of motherhood, class, race, and the ongoing legacy of colonialism.


Genre(s):

Drama

Language(s):

English