Tuesday, September 30, 2014

The Sound We See: An Old Crow Village Symphony

Created by the community of Old Crow
A conceptual project that represents a 24 hour period in 24 minutes of film during the busy month of September in this remote Yukon village. Each hour is thus represented in one minute.

Gwich'in Translation: Brandon Kyikavichik, Mary Jane Moses, Jane Montgomery and Joel Peter Gwich'in Narration: Aaron Andre, Tyra Benjamin, Jocelyn Gail Benjamin, Percilla Charlie-Tizya, Brandon Kyikavichik, Edward Charles Kyikavichik, Madison Lord, Kayleen Moses, Mary Jane Moses, Joel Peter
- Old Crow YK - 2014, 28:43

English Subtitles 

Gwich'in Subtitles

Saturday, September 27, 2014

Screening Day!

Presenting: The Sound We See: An Old Crow Village Symphony!!!
The great day has arrived. But the festivities don't start until 5pm!
So, the mentors have a nice afternoon walk with Mary Jane first...and then set up at 3pm, dinner at 5:00 - movies shortly thereafter....at the community hall - come one come ALL!

Paolo, Lisa M and Mary Jane...the perfect photo for their album cover?!
A nice walk around the village
The lucky fox in the road - boads well for tonight's screening
It's gorgeous along the river! 

The Tizya Centre from the back

Mary Jane's welcome home!
Thanks for everything Megan! (with Lisa M and Paolo)
Filmmaker, Edward and Lisa
Fun times with Filmmaker, Vicky and her greatest fan!
A great crowd!
Paolo, Ms Sharma and Eleanor (Principal)
We has not one, but TWO poster designs!
Joel and Precilla walk arm-in-arm toward the community hall
Maddie arrives!
Megan lets everyone know the schedule....eating first, watching later
Paolo and Edward listen
Lasagna! Ceasar Salad!
Thanks to Josie for dinner!

FUN table!

FULL house!
Another Fun table!
The girls...
Thanks again to Megan! (with Lisa g-the ham)

Paolo talks about the project 
It was a sweet and funny speech about love and cinema
Lisa M looks on with love!
Full of lasagna and happy to listen and watch (we hope!)

Lisa also talks about the Sound We See: An Old Crow Village Symphony

A fantastic night. Thanks Everyone!

Friday, September 26, 2014

Workshop Day Eleven

Tomorrow is the big screening day, so production continues! But first...an interview with CBC! 
Then final Gwich'in recording and fiddle recording.

8:30am live interview With Sandi Coleman!

Mary Jane is prepared and does a GREAT job

One more lunch with Renee! Thanks so much the food has been delicious!

Edward re-records his audio due to yesterday's technical difficulties
Edward is patient!
Joel follows along and gives his nod of "gwiinzi" if it is "good"
Brandon coaches
Edward speaks Gwich'in
Aaaron is reluctant but a great speaker!
Aaron impresses Brandon and Joel
Madison is a calm Gwich'in speaker!
Great work Maddy!
Jocelyn is a good speaker too!
Jocelyn does a few extra phrases 
Percilla also speaks Gwich'in well 
Reading the words, it is how they sound!
Sophie, so kindly comes in at 10pm to record some fiddle music
SOOOOO great!
Lisa M, Paolo and Lisa g stay up late preparing for the screening