Falls Around Her

Director: Darlene Naponse (Anishinaabe) Year: 2018 Run Time: 100min
Falls Around Her (2018)

When a world-famous Anishinaabe musician (Cardinal) returns home in search of peace and quiet, she finds that her international fame allows her no time to relax. As she tries to combat a constant series of requests for her time, she also begins to fear that she is being trailed by an unwanted pursuer. With her sister’s guidance, she manages to find happiness through her family, old friends and some unexpected new romance.

Falls Around Her was the opening gala film at the 2018 imagineNATIVE festival where it won the Audience Choice Award.

“Tantoo Cardinal is enthralling” – Samantha Edwards, NOW Magazine


Director(s):

Darlene Naponse (Anishinaabe)

Writer(s):

Darlene Naponse (Anishinaabe)

Producer(s):

Jennifer Weiss, Simone Urdl, Jamie Manning, Darlene Naponse (Anishinaabe)

Cast:

Gail Maurice (Métis), Tina Keeper (Cree), Tantoo Cardinal (Cree/Métis)

Genre(s):

Drama

Language(s):

English

Closed Captioning:

EN CC

Ratings by Province:

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