Shadow Girl (Niña sombra)

Country: Chile / Canada
Screening: Saturday, Oct. 20, 7.00 pm
General admission: $10. Buy tickets
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English and Spanish with English subtitles. Rated G
Where: George Ignatieff Theatre (map)
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16/35 Latino Canadian Film

A filmmaker loses her sight — and shares her journey to regain her voice and her art.

In a moving first-person documentary, a Chilean-born filmmaker now living in Canada confronts her impending blindness. Chronicling her struggles and her return home to Chile, she reunites with family and befriends a group of street vendors who teach her how to be blind.

Directed By: María Teresa Larraín.


Meet Chilean Canadian director Mrs. Maria Teresa Larraín, who will share with the attending public her insights and cinematographic perspectives on her awarded documentary.
Be part of the open space of Questions & Answers, Q&A, after the screening.


With 16/35 Latino Canadian Film.