Name: Teresa De Luca, CCE
Film: Falls Around Her (directed by Darlene Naponse)
Synopsis: Tantoo Cardinal shines as a world-famous Anishinaabe musician who returns to the reserve to rest and recharge — only to discover that fame (and the outside world) are not easily left behind, in writer-director Darlene Naponse’s riveting portrait of resilience set among a northern First Nation.
Other CCE members selected for TIFF
Sabrina Pitre - Freaks
Nick Hector, CCE - Sharkwater: Extinction
Lara Johnston - Mouthpiece