First screened in September 2015
Director: Adam Garnet Jones. Cast: Andrew Martin, Harley Legarde, Mary Galloway, Ma-Nee Chacaby, Brendt Thomas Diabo, Shirley McLean, Jennifer Podemski, Tom Lylas Polson Jr., Krysten Flett, Misty Dore, Derek Miller, Alexis Legarde, Veronika Swartz, Morteesha Chickekoo-Bannon. Screenplay: Adam Garnet Jones. Twitter Capsule:
Noble intents, rare focus, and solid production values lose out to stiff writing and editing, erratic hold on character.
Gay First Nations characters are, for sure, fairly new to the screen, but Fire Song commits a lot of the errors that make its story feel unready rather than urgent.