30th Montreal international First Peoples Festival Launches online three concerts

The Montreal International First Peoples Festival, continuing its evolving program, under the generic theme of Nomade Land, is launching online a series of three new concerts recorded at the Cabaret le Lion d'Or in mid-September. They will be premiered on October 29, 30...

Women, Earth and Fire: a free-wheeling program in a post-lockdown world

The International First Peoples' Festival announces that an evolving program, with the general theme of Nomade Land, is about to commence. Innovative and out of isolation, it will extend from August to November, and will be constantly evolving, as activities are...

Statement of Support for the Aboriginal Cultural Embassy DestiNations

For the National Aboriginal Peoples Day, ASFQ would like to reiterate its support for the future cultural embassy DestiNATIONS and invites you to sign the Special Declaration launched in favour of this unique Aboriginal architectural project, whose construction is...

Celebration of National Indigenous Peoples Day in Montreal

Land In Sights, in accordance with established tradition, will organize a fire ceremony on the island of Montreal on June 21 st , at sunrise; on this solstice day, a Mohawk Elder will preside over the ceremonial which, pandemic requires, will be webcast via...

Film Recommendations

In this pandemonic period, we recommand:

Blood Quantum

by Jeff Barnaby Available in VOD, on all platforms

Genesis 2.0

Genesis 2.0, by Maxim Arbugaev Available for free till May 21 st...

2020 Edition - Press Release

Terres en vues Land InSights, in compliance with the requirements of the current situation, cancels all public activities planned for August 2020, in particular those which were to be held as part of the thirtieth Montreal International First Peoples Festival.


Call for film submissions

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Call for film submissions Deadline: March 20 March 31

The Montreal First Peoples Festival is calling on you to submit your audio-visual works for its 30 th...

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,...