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By 21 August 2021No Comments

Canada, 2016. Directed by Julianna D’Intino. 7 min. NR

Filmmaker Julianna D’Intino captures her grandmother’s experience immigrating to Canada through Ellis Island in the 1940s, contrasted with the artist’s inaugural encounter of the July 4th Holiday while living in America.

Julianna D’Intino is an Italian-Canadian Artist and Filmmaker, born and raised in Niagara. She makes work about finding and creating home, about longing and belonging and finding or making a place in the world. She holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Parsons School of Design.

Niagara Artists Centre is located on the ancestral lands of the Haudenosaunee and Anishinaabe peoples.

This territory is covered by the Upper Canada Treaties and is within the land protected by the Dish with One Spoon Wampum agreement