In 1968, five-year-old Bezhig Little Bird was forcibly removed from Long Pine Reserve and adopted into a Jewish family in Montreal, and renamed Esther Rosenblum. Eighteen years later, she embarks on a journey to unravel her history. Through this epic journey of connection and self-discovery, Bezhig Little Bird begins to find her lost family and put the pieces of her fragmented past back together.
Through this epic journey of connection and self-discovery, Bezhig Little Bird begins to find her lost family and put the pieces of her fragmented past back together.
Coming Home, the compelling feature-length documentary by director Erica Daniels, takes viewers behind the scenes of the production of the much-anticipated dramatic series Little Bird and the groundbreaking movement for Indigenous narrative sovereignty as experienced through the series’ Indigenous creatives, crew and '60s Scoop advisors.
Producer: Jennifer Podemski, Tanya Brunel, Jessica Dunn, Claire MacKinnon, Philippe Chabot, Tanya Brune, Daniel Morin, Michelle Van Beusekom
Executive Producer: Jennifer Podemski, Hannah Moscovitch, Ernest Webb, Catherine Bainbridge, Linda Ludwick
Production Company: Rezolution Pictures
Production Year: 2023
Copyright Year: 2023
Director: Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers, Zoe Hopkins, Erica Daniels
Actors: Darla Contois, Ellyn Jade, Eric Schweig, Wanbdi Wakita, Harold Blacksmith, Chief Gordon Bluesky
Writers: Hannah Moscovitch, Shannon Masters, Zoe Hopkins, Darrell Dennis, Erica Daniels, Kim Wheeler
Number of Discs: 2
Length: 360 minutes
Number of Episodes: 6
Subtitle Languages: English (SDH)
Aspect Ratio: 16x9 Widescreen
Content Warning: The following program contains content which may not be suitable for all audiences. Viewer discretion is advised.