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Canada's Storytellers: Ice Breakers

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Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21

1055 Marginal Rd

Halifax, NS B3H 4P7

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An intimate story of transgenerational identity, Ice Breakers reveals the buried history of how Black athletes helped pioneer modern hockey.

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Canada’s Storytellers: Ice Breakers

Date: Tuesday, February 25

Time: 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Location: Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, Andrea and Charles Bronfman Theatre

Language: Presented in English

Cost: FREE. Registration is required.

In this short film we meet Josh Crooks, an African-Canadian hockey player who discovers that his passion is tied to a remarkable heritage. An intimate story of transgenerational identity, Ice Breakers reveals the buried history of how Black athletes helped pioneer modern hockey. The film is 15 minutes long and will be followed by a discussion about issues of inequality in hockey in Nova Scotia with special guests from Canada Post, the Black Cultural Centre of Nova Scotia and more.

Canada’s Storytellers: Ice Breakers is presented in partnership with the National Film Board of Canada.

Space is limited. Registration is required.

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1055 Marginal Rd

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