Movie filmed in TNRD now on DVD

A film set in the Thompson-Nicola Regional District (TNRD) is now available on DVD.

A film set in the Thompson-Nicola Regional District (TNRD) is now available on DVD.

Shana: The Wolf’s Music, which was shot primarily in the TNRD, is now available for purchase. It can be found online at shanafilm.ca.

A Swiss-Canadian production, the movie was directed by Nino Jacusso from Switzerland and involves leading cast members from the Scw’exmx branch of the N’laka’pamux First Nations, which includes the Shulus (Lower Nicola Indian Band), Nooaitch, Shackan and Ntsla’tko (Coldwater) First Nations.

The film also features cast members from Merritt and other TNRD communities.

Shana: The Wolf’s Music has been screened in 28 countries, including more than 15 theatres in Switzerland and across North America.

It has been featured at more than 66 festivals worldwide, garnering 25 awards.