Milk @ The Deconstructing Dinner Film Festival (Nov. 1)
Milk (Canada, 2015, 91min) - Through an intimate and artistic lens, yet investigative and political, Milk brings a universal focus on the politics, commercialization and controversies surrounding birth and infant feeding over the canvas of stunningly beautiful visuals and poignant voices from around the globe. Entertaining, inspiring, informative, provocative and sensitive, Milk celebrates a new life with a strong call to action and reflection. Official Selection HotDocs 2015.
Judy Banfield Mountain Baby - A passionate and outspoken defender and supporter of breastfeeding moms for over three decades. She has been a La Leche League Leader for 33 years and is an Internationally Board Certified Lactation Consultant.
Judith Fearing - Judith is a registered nurse, Lactation consultant, and Certified Sexual Health educator. The focus of her work is on health promotion and education while supporting individuals and families in ways to address their health goals.
Meghan Paterson SacredCedar BirthWorks - Meghan is the creator of SacredCedar BirthWorks where she holds space as a Holistic Birth & Postpartum Doula with accreditation as a Breastfeeding Councillor and a La Leche League Leader. Her desire to support woman along their journey comes from a deep understanding of the passage that unfolds within motherhood. Meghan is a member of the Kootenay Doula Group.
Mountain Baby, Kootenay Doula Group, Columbia Basin Trust
Festival Schedule (Nelson)
November 1 (Wed) - Milk (Civic Theatre, 6:30pm)
November 3 (Fri) - Food Coop (Shambhala Performance Hall, 7:00pm)
November 4 (Sat) - An Acquired Taste (Civic Theatre, 3:30pm)
November 4 (Sat) - Craft + Festival Party (Spirit Bar, 6:30pm)
November 9 (Thu) - Bugs (Capitol Theatre, 6:30pm)
November 9 (Thu) - Water & Power: A California Heist (Capitol Theatre, 8:00pm)
November 10 (Fri) - Migrant Dreams (Expressions, 6:30pm and 8:15pm screenings)
November 11* (Sat) - The Chocolate Case and El Cacao (The Front Room, 7:00pm)
*Festival Pass does not include this event
Civic Theatre (View)
719 Vernon St.
Nelson, BC V1L 2B9
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