Nancy's Workshop

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Canadian Spectrum Shorts Program
Streaming on Hot Docs at Home Thu, May 28, 2020 - Wed, Jun 24, 2020
Available until June 24
A selection of Canadian short films including Hollies Dress, Nancy's Workshop, Invasion, and Jo.
Film Info
Country Listing:Canada
Premiere Status:Toronto Premiere
Festival Info
Festival Year:2020
Accessibility:Partial Subtitles
Program Category:Shorts
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Cast/Crew Info
Director(s):Aïcha Diop
Producer(s):Christina Carvalho
Executive Producer(s):Charles Officer
Jake Yanowski
Composer:Emily Bitze


This short film is part of the Canadian Spectrum Shorts Program.

One Sunday a month, natural hair specialist Nancy Falaise closes the doors of her Montreal salon to lead a private workshop for young Black girls struggling to love their natural hair. The group bonds and shares familiar experiences of navigating their self-image and racial identity. Mariam Zaidi

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