Synopsis: On August 9, 2016, 22-year-old Colten Boushie, a resident of the Cree Red Pheasant First Nation, died from a gunshot to the back of his head after he and his friends entered a rural property near Biggar, Saskatchewan. The jury’s decision to acquit captured international attention. nîpawistamâsowin: We Will Stand Up was named Best Canadian Feature Documentary Award at Hot Docs 2019.
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