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Ottawa International Film Festival

Arts alumni win prizes for films celebrating Indigenous heritage

October 19, 2017

Christopher Auchter (Computer Animation ’05) and Amanda Strong (Bachelor of Illustration ’09) won top prizes at the Ottawa International Animation Festival in September. Auchter’s film The Mountain of Sgaana: A Magical Journey into the Haida Underworld, won Best Animated Film or Series for Young Audiences, while Amanda Strong’s Four Faces of the Moon took home the Canadian Film Institute Award for Best Canadian Animation. Read more