Big Indigenous wins at Canadian Screen Awards
Category: EntertainmentVia: hallux • 3 weeks ago • 5 comments
By: Vincent Schilling, Akwesasne Mohawk
Michael Greyeyes has just effectively been named the best actor in Canada in 2021 after taking home a Canadian Screen Award for his role in “Blood Quantum.”
Mohawk director Tracey Deer has just received a similar honor for two awards for her film “Beans” based on the Mohawk Oka crisis. And Jeff Barnaby has received seven Canadian Screen Awards for his movie “Blood Quantum” in production and art direction, make-up, costuming, direction and editing.