Georgia Live Guide to DOXA Documentary Film Festival 2022

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DOXA Fest: Dear Jackie busts a Canadian myth about racial benevolence

Filmmaker Henri Pardo pierces a perception that Montreal is somehow better than other cities because of the way it hosted baseball star Jackie Robinson in 1946.

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DOXA Fest: Dear Audrey delivers a love story for the ages

The unspoken message is that through her example of health and disease, Audrey Schirmer has clearly made her husband, filmmaker Martin Duckworth, a better man.

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DOXA Fest: Love in the Time of Fentanyl documents the awesome heroism of the Overdose Prevention Society

The film puts a human face on a horrific community tragedy while showcasing the resilience and ingenuity of the marginalized.

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DOXA Fest: The Lake / nx̌aʔx̌aʔitkʷ’s operatic background shows how humility and reconciliation go hand in hand

Heather Pawsey and Delphine Derickson show how to achieve cross-cultural understanding in The Lake / nx̌aʔx̌aʔitkʷ.

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DOXA Fest: Beyond Extinction: Sinixt Resurgence by filmmaker Ali Kazimi traces the horrifying underbelly of colonialism in British Columbia

British imperialists often defended their interests through divide-and-rule tactics, which continues to happen in the BC Treaty Commission process.

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DOXA Fest: Territory Manager Ambushing Viewers With Ideas

The fate of the inhabitants of Uru-Eu-Wau-Wau in the Amazon grows darker as Alex Pritz’s film unfolds.

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Teresa Alfeld found herself in Doug and the Slugs and Me

The film is screened as part of the DOXA Documentary Film Festival.

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The DOXA documentary film festival announces its 2022 line-up

The festival runs from May 5 to 15.

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DOXA Announces 2022 Festival Special Presentations

The festival runs from May 5 to 15 this year.

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