Montreal First Peoples Festival Awards

Cinematography Honorable Mention

Marrimarrigun - by Kimberley Western - Australia 2017 - 13 min.

Best Animated Film

Wawatay - by Neil Affleck, Ben Kicknosway - Canada 2018 – 4 min.

Best International Short Film

Quentura (Cagnard) – by Mari Correa –...

Cinema official podcast

Montreal First People' Festival 2019 cinema official podcast in collaboration with Land in Sights.

Participants : André Dudemaine, Nicolas Renaud and Mary Ellen Davis

Production and mix : Philippe Sioui Durand - Yändata inc.

Festival Présence...


A preview of the film selection of the 29 th Montréal First Peoples Festival, August 6 to Auguest 14 2019.

Watch the trailer now:

The 29th Montreal First Peoples Festival unveils its program

More than ever, for its 29th edition, the festival makes the heart of Montreal beat in tune with the spirit of first peoples of the Americas and the world. Major concerts on the Place des Festivals, international film and video competition, major events in...

National Indigenous Peoples Day Celebration in Montreal Valérie Plante et Ghislain Picard in attendance

The most wonderful June 21 in the world!

Terres en Vues is pleased to invite you to participate in the June 21 st Civic Ceremony on the Clock Tower Quay under the theme “Moving Forward on this Land” in the presence of various dignitaries of aboriginal,...

First Peoples Festival takes place August 6th to 14th

Land inSIGHTS is pleased to announce that for our 29th consecutive year, Montreal First Peoples’ Festival will take place in Montreal, summer of 2019, August 6th-14th.

At Montreal’s Place des Festivals, from Wednesday the 7th to Sunday the 11th, shows by local...

Call for film submissions

(español más abajo)


Call for film submissions Deadline: March 15, 2019 25 mars

The Montreal First Peoples Festival is calling on you to submit your audio-visual works for its 29...

28th Montréal First Peoples Festival - Film Award event

Teueikan Award – 1st Prize

(artistic merit) Wiñaypacha - de Oscar Catacora - Pérou 2017 87m – v.o. aymara, STA

Teueikan Award – 2 nd Prize Mud - de Shaandiin Tome – États-...

The 28th edition of the First People's Festival plays its score in tune with the harmony between Peoples

Today, at a press conference at the Grande Bibliothèque, Artistic Director André Dudemaine, unveiled the programming for the 28th festival edition. "The First People's Festival is the quiet and unstoppable force behind emerging voices that will...

The First People's Festival is Searching for Participants for a Large Scale Theatrical Production

For the 28th edition of the First People’s Festival, we are looking for volunteers who would like to participate in a large scale live theater show. The theatre show entitled «Ioskeha and Tawiscara: The Great Game of Creation» will be presented on August 10 and 12, 2018...

Job Offer: Présence autochtone Festival Ambassador

Mission of Présence autochtone/First Peoples' Festival

Develop links between the artistic and cultural rebirth of the First Peoples and the cultural dynamism of a great metropolis, in a sustainable development perspective based on friendship among peoples,...