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Beans

Beans

Drama | English | 92 minutes

Company

WaZabi Films


Cast & Crew

Director

Tracey Deer

Producer

Anne-Marie Gélinas

Writers

Tracey Deer, Meredith Vuchnich

Cast

Kiawentiio, Rainbow Dickerson, Violah Beauvais, Pauline Alexis, D'Pharaoh McKay Woon-A-Tai


Trailer

vimeo.com/516794049


Synopsis

In the summer of 1990, a twelve-year- old Mohawk girl is forced to grow up fast and find her own inner warrior during an armed stand-off between her community and the government. Torn between innocent childhood and reckless adolescence; she struggles to build her own identity amidst the chaos of the uprising and the injustice of a world that sees her as “different” even in her own land. Will she succumb to the pressures of a society intent on bringing her down? Or will she rise up to assert her strength and uniqueness of character?


Completion Year

2020


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