Canada (MIFF 2018 , Virtual Reality)

Toronto’s town square is flooded. The city’s infrastructure has merged with local flora. In this radically different future, people have found a connection to the past.

Rooted in Indigenous futurism, Biidaaban: First Light asks you to think about your place in history and your role in a possible future. As you move through a highly realistic future Toronto reclaimed by nature, you’ll hear the languages of the place originally known as Tkaronto.

Users should be aware that in rare cases participation in these experiences and using this technology may involve some risks, including (but not limited to): nausea, dizziness, disorientation, visual abnormalities, injury or other discomfort

Duration times listed are approximate given the experience's interactivity - each viewer may have a slightly different experience duration.

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