Welcome to Moving Images

Welcome to Moving Images Distribution! Please browse through our outstanding collection of animation, documentary, drama and avant-garde work by Canada's most dynamic directors and media artists.

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Recent guides: 2014 Fresh Sheet | 2013 Catalogue

 

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News & Events

Upcoming Vancouver Screening of REED: The Life and Works of Roy Kiyooka

Upcoming Vancouver Screening of REED: The Life and Works of Roy Kiyooka

Friday, May 2 at 7:00 p.m. (reception at 6:00 p.m. - everyone welcome)
Location: Tonari Gumi
101 - 42 West 8th Avenue (near Ontario)
Admission $15.00
For Advance Tickets: 604-687-2172 REED In his namesake the ...

Vancouver premières

Moving Images Distribution is proud to partner with several organizations for the Vancouver premières of two new films, directed by Anishinaabe filmmaker Lisa Jackson. March 9th: The Gwa'sala and 'Nakwaxda'xw Nations, who lived as two distinct First Nations ...

Toronto and Montreal To Revisit Vancouver's Early Experimental Cinema Scene

Toronto: The hour-long documentary BACKBONE: Vancouver Experimental Cinema 1967-1981 will be presented Sunday, February 23rd at 5 pm at TIFF Bell Lightbox, Toronto as the closing film of the Reel Artists Film Festival. The documentary, directed ...

New Releases

The Power of the Spirit

The Power of the Spirit

Dr. Raoul McKay / Jesse Green

Family relationships and traditional teachings of Indigenous people were severely disrupted by the Canadian Government and church-run Residential and Confessional schools from the late 1800s until well into the 20th century. The Power of the Spirit explores state-sanctioned attempts to “take the Indian out of the child” and the efforts Indigenous people embarked on in the 1950s and 60s to chart new grounds for education and spirituality based on traditional learning.

Living River

Living River

Dick Harvey

This 2014 digital release, created by Scott Renyard, pays tribute to the 1973 film by acclaimed BC cinematographer Dick Harvey (1930-2007).

An award winning film by Dick Harvey, narrated by renowned naturalist Roderick Haig-Brown, illustrates the interconnectedness of the animals, plants, birds and fish around a British Columbia river. It is their home.

Indian Food Fishing on the Fraser River

Indian Food Fishing on the Fraser River

Dick Harvey

This 2014 digital release, created by Scott Renyard, pays tribute to the 1982 film by acclaimed BC cinematographer Dick Harvey (1930-2007).

Food fishing for sockeye salmon on the Fraser River has been practiced by British Columbia's first nations communities for thousands of years. With the world changing around them, both the fish and the people remain as close as ever. 

My Mother, the Nazi Midwife and Me

My Mother, the Nazi Midwife and Me

Jane Hawtin

War is unimaginably horrific, rife with atrocities that defy human comprehension. But after a war is over and order is restored does hatred disappear?   

 

 

SNARE

SNARE

Lisa Jackson

A short performance film dedicated to the murdered and missing indigenous women of Canada.

Hidden Legacies

Hidden Legacies

Lisa Jackson

This documentary, directed by Anishinaabe filmmaker Lisa Jackson, profiles young people whose parents and grandparents attended government-initiated, church-run, Indian Residential Schools.