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Festival Transportation Reimbursement Policy:
The Broadway Theatre can provide reimbursement for bus travel to The Scene. For SPSD and GSCS groups, teachers must book their own buses, and the bus invoices will be paid by your respective administrative offices. Broadway Theatre will issue reimbursement to school board head offices after the festival has concluded. If you are booking a group from outside the Saskatoon Public or Catholic Divisions, please contact Scene Administrator Matthew Stefanson at 306-652-6556 x 2 to make alternate arrangements.

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Destination Imagination!
The Birth of a Family
In the Name of All Canadians
Angry Inuk
Adventures in Prairie Production!
The Breadwinner

The Birth of a Family

With a post screening talk and Q & A with director Tasha Hubbard

Ages: 12+ / Film and Talk: Aprox 80 Min Tuesday March 6th – 12:45PM

Three sisters and a brother, adopted as infants into separate families across North America, meet together for the first time in this deeply moving documentary by director Tasha Hubbard. Removed from their young Dene mother’s care as part of Canada’s infamous Sixties Scoop, Betty Ann, Esther, Rosalie and Ben were four of the 20,000 Indigenous children taken from their families between 1955 and 1985, to be either adopted into white families or to live in foster care. As the four siblings piece together their shared history, their connection deepens, bringing laughter with it, and their family begins to take shape.