Films 2020

Extractions

Runtime:
16 min.
Year of Production:
2019
Country:
Canada
Director:
Cast:
Production Company:
Berlinale Section:
Forum
Berlinale Category:
Short Film

Screening at the Festival:

24. 02. 20Cubix 520:30
01. 03. 20International16:00

Extractions parallels resource extraction with the booming child apprehension industry. As the filmmaker reviews how these industries have affected her, she reflects on having her own eggs retrieved and frozen to make an Indigenous baby.

BIOGRAFIE Thirza Cuthand

born in 1978 in Regina, Canada, is a Toronto-based filmmaker. Her films deal with sexuality, madness, queer identity and love, as well as Indigeneity.

FILMOGRAFIE Thirza Cuthand (selection)

2019 Extractions  2017 The Longform Lesbian Census  

Thirza Cuthand @IMDb

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