Gitxsan Film Festival 2019

The third annual Gitxsan Wellness Film Festival was rescheduled and held March 20th, 2019 at the Hazelton Tritown Theater.

Gitxsan Wellness Film Festival 2019 –  OUTLINE

March 20th, 2019 7 pm start

Festival: at the Tri town Theatre (4325 Field St, Hazelton BC)

Opening Prayer:

Spring Solstice Prayer and medicines in the room

MC: Sandra Harris

Tentative outline of short stories:

  • Gitxsan Wellness- Introduction: Sandra Harris
  • Gitxsan Wellness Video – GGC
  • Gitxsan Health’s PCAP Judy Wesley: Moms & Babes 2019 (~15 mins); Judy Wesley and Rosalind Sampson shared some thoughts about the program
  • Gitanyow Lax’Yip Guardian Program (10 mins); wouldn’t load up
  • Senden Deex Goot: Community Resilience, Arts and Culture (5 mins); Christine Anoneuvo shared the story behind the video
  • Gitxsan Wellness Video – GGC replayed
  • Walk A Mile In Her Shoes  2019 (4 mins) & Shawn Woods shared about his experience
  • Two Eyed Seeing – Story
  • Closing Remarks; t’ooyaxs’y ‘niin to all that participated!

Questions after each presentation; popcorn, door prizes and lots of good vibes to be shared! thank you, Senden for donating 2 door prizes!


Gitanyow Band


Gitanmaax Band

Glen Vowell

Sik-e-dakh Band