Skəkm̓xísaʔt (RYN)

Directed by Gary Singh Chatha

Reclaim Your Name Campaign:

Born Sofia Terbasket-Funmaker in Keremeos, BC. Sofia reclaimed her true ancestral name of Skəkm̓xísaʔt and asks us to consider the names of these unceded territory as something that must be reclaimed.

Director Bio: Gary Chatha is a South Asian writer and director. Currently he is working on a docuseries entitled “Lions Rise” about the last major kingdom in South Asia to resist British colonialism.

Writer: Zahida Rahemtulla

Producers: Nilesh Patel& Gary Chatha

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