Film: How Nivi Got Her Names
Screening Time: Saturday 12 pm (Kids)
Bio: Laura Deal is a writer and author of the children’s books, How Nivi Got Her Names and In the Sky at Nighttime. Laura moved to Iqaluit, Nunavut in 2005 and writes to tell stories that her own daughter, and her friends, might relate to while honoring the special bonds and love shared between families of all shapes, sizes and demographics. Still living in Iqaluit, Laura continues to work on new titles in Children’s Literature. How Nivi Got Her Names, based on the storybook, is her first short film.