The festival opens with a screening of the 2017 documentary feature When They Awake on the theme of Indigenous music and self-discovery. Following the screening will be a Q&A with Edmontonians featured in the film.
- 6:00 PM – Doors Open
- 6:30 PM – Festival Opening Greetings
- 6:45 PM – Film: When They Awake
- 8:15 PM – Discussion
All screenings will be free and open to the public but space will be limited. To guarantee your seat, make a donation of $50.00 to receive a festival pass and skip the line at the door!