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Kissed by Lightning

Author: Shelley NiroStephen PanicciaKen ChubbKateri WalkerEric SchweigAll authors
Publisher: Ontario, Canada : V Tape, 2009.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English
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Mavis Dogblood is a Mohawk painter whose husband Jesse Lightning was killed by lightning during a thunderstorm. Since then, she's been lost in her memories and grief, living between two worlds. Eventually, she's forced to face reality and mounting bills, so begins to paint the stories Jessie used to tell her of the Iroquois Peacemaker and Hiawatha. Her art helps keep his memory close to her. When Jessie's obnoxious  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Ghost films
Romance films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Shelley Niro; Stephen Paniccia; Ken Chubb; Kateri Walker; Eric Schweig; Monique Mojica; Tasunka Pejuta McDonald; Elizabeth Wemigwans; Madelaine Bergeron; Wesley French; Rachelle White Wind; Michael Greyeyes; Kim Derko; Jeremiah Munce; Elizabeth Hill; Turtle Night Productions.; V Tape (Firm)
OCLC Number: 701734740
Notes: This disc is a recorded DVD and may not play on all DVD players or drives.
Produced with the participation of Telefilm Canada, COGECO Program Development Fund, the Movie Network, Movie Central, APTN ; developed with the participation of the Ontario Arts Council, Chalmers Fellowship Award, Astral Media, the Harold Greenberg Fund.--End credits.
Videodisc release of the 2009 film.
Credits: Executive producer/producers, Shelley Niro, Annie Frazier Henry ; executive producer, Celestino Mario Niro ; producer, Stephen Paniccia ; co-producer, Norman Denver ; writer, Ken Chubb ; cinematography, Kim Derko ; editor, Jeremiah Munce ; music, Elizabeth Hill.
Performer(s): Kateri Walker, Eric Schweig, Monique Mojica, Tasunka Pejuta McDonald, Elizabeth Wemigwans, Madelaine Bergeron, Wesley French, Rachelle White Wind, Michael Greyeyes.
Description: 1 videodisc (89 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD-R ; NTSC.
Responsibility: Turtle Night Productions presents a Shelley Niro film ; written and directed by Shelley Niro.

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Mavis Dogblood is a Mohawk painter whose husband Jesse Lightning was killed by lightning during a thunderstorm. Since then, she's been lost in her memories and grief, living between two worlds. Eventually, she's forced to face reality and mounting bills, so begins to paint the stories Jessie used to tell her of the Iroquois Peacemaker and Hiawatha. Her art helps keep his memory close to her. When Jessie's obnoxious ex-wife and son move in on her, her life comes to an emotional crisis only kept in balance by Mavis's boyfriend, Solomon "Bug" King. A patient, understanding man, he waits for her to work out her emotional issues with Jessie's death. On her way to New York to for a gallery showing of her paintings, she and Bug experience some spiritual awakenings about their culture, themselves and the Great Peacemaker. The plot incorporates a modern day retelling of the legend of the Great Peacemaker and Hiawatha which dates back to the 14th century. Traditionally, it takes ten days to tell properly.

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