Joe Buffalo

Joe Buffalo is an Indigenous skateboard legend. He’s also a survivor of Canada’s notorious Indian Residential School system. Following a traumatic childhood and decades of addiction, Joe must face his inner demons to realize his dream of turning pro.

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Credits

Director:

Amar Chebib

Executive Producer:

Mohammad Gorjestani

Producer:

Hayley Morin, Mack Stannard

Screenwriter:

Joe Buffalo, Amar Chebib

Cinematographer:

Liam Mitchell

Editor:

Amar Chebib

Sound Designer:

Matt Drake

Principal Cast:

Joe Buffalo, Quinton George, Gregory Bird JR, Avery Bear Head, Joesph Moore, Matty Moore, Duke Murrdodge

Additional Credits:

Colourist: Sam Gilling

Contact

Public Film Contact:

Amar Chebib
Luminus Films
amar@luminusfilms.com

Publicity Contact:

Amar Chebib
amar@luminusfilms.com
+16047244361

Details

Primary Entry:
Platinum Badge
Film Badge
Secondary Entry:
Music Badge
Interactive Badge
Film Festival Wristband
Year:

2021

Premiere Status:

Texas Premiere

Genres:

Biography, Documentary, Drama, Hybrid, Sports, Short Film

Screening Section:

Documentary Shorts Competition

Screening Category:

Documentary Short

Language:

English

Runtime:

15 mins