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Daughter of a Lost Bird
Streaming on Hot Docs at Home Thu, Apr 29, 2021 10:00 AM
The impacts of transracial Indigenous adoption are revealed in the moving story of a young Indigenous mother seeking connection with her Lummi community, heritage and biological mother, who, as a child, was also an adoptee.
Film Info
Country Listing:Canada
Premiere Status:Ontario Premiere
Festival Info
Festival Year:2021
Accessibility:Closed Captions
Partial Subtitles
Program Category:Shorts
Cast/Crew Info
Director(s):Lyana Patrick
Producer(s):Jessica Hallenbeck
Writer(s):Lyana Patrick
Sound:Humberto Corte
Animation:Dan Brittain
Illustration:Chloe Mustooch


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In this beautifully animated documentary short, filmmaker Lyana Patrick narrates her family's powerful story of love and survival at Lejac Indian Residential School.

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