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Feds to fund First Nation doc


KITCHENUHMAYKOOSIB INNINUWUG FIRST NATION, Ont.- The federal government this week announced $133,886 in funding for a Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug First Nation digital documentary series.The First Nation will partner with professional filmmakers to produce an Oji-Cree language mini-documentary series, says the government’s release. Each episode of KI Talking Circle Series will focus on a different aspect of how climate change is impacting their remote, northern community. It will be available to viewers through IsumaTV, a collaborative multimedia platform for indigenous filmmakers and media organizations.The funding is being provided under the Northern Aboriginal Broadcasting component of the Aboriginal Peoples' Program.