RIVER OF SILENCE TEST SCREENING
We are looking for up to 30 people who are 21 and older to participate in our test screening of the feature film River Of Silence.
* Please note: We are looking for people who did not participate in the production as cast or crew. We will have a private screening for all Cast, Crew, and others involved in making at a later date.*
At the end of the film all participants will fill out a short anonymous questionnaire about the film.
If you are interested please RSVP by sending an email to
“Inspired by her own family’s loss, Petie Chalifoux and her husband,
Micheal Auger hope to affect change with their groundbreaking film.”
River Of Silence in The Georgia Straight
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River Of Silence on APTN
“Cree filmmakers first offering deals with violence against women.”
Watch the video interview here:
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River Of Silence on CBC Radio One.
Skip ahead to 59:42 to hear the CBC Radio One interview with River Of Silence team, Micheal Auger and Petie Chalifoux.
Listen now: http://www.cbc.ca/player/play/2688068778/
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