ComingSoon is excited to premiere the Broken Angel trailer for the upcoming drama.
Written and directed by Dr. Jules Arita Koostachin, the film will make its world premiere at the imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival in Toronto on October 20, 2022. It will then be screened at the American Indian Film Festival and the Whistler Film Festival. The dramatic thriller features a cast of Indigenous talent including Sera-Lys McArthur (Outlander), Asivak Koostachin (Letterkenny), and Brooklyn Letexier-Hart (Night Raiders). It features both English and Cree dialogue.
“Angel is a Cree mother who embodies the spirit of resilience. Her journey begins with the assault on her body, mind, and spirit by her abusive partner, Earl,” says the synopsis. “With the love of her family, Angel journeys back to self and reconciliation, fleeing and eventually fighting for her life. With the strength of her young daughter Tanis and the love of her mother Gracie, an unsettled spirit, Angel must face her abuser.”
Check out the Broken Angel trailer below:
Broken Angel is executive produced and co-produced by Patti Poskitt (Monkey Beach) and Anne Wheeler (Firefly Lane). The film’s composer is Wayne Lavallee (Red Snow) and Sarah Thomas Moffat (Frankie Drake Mysteries) is the director of photography.