Bee Nation

The First Ever First Nations Provincial Spelling Bee in Canada

Students in Saskatchewan compete in the first province-wide First Nations Spelling Bee, trying to make their way to the national championship. There's only one way to spell success but many ways to define it in this emotional and captivating film.

Bee Nation World Premiere This Week

Red carpet time! Much anticipation and excitement in the air. What a great honour to have Bee Nation open Hot Docs 2017 this Thursday evening. Director, Lana Slezic and two of the families from the film will be in attendance during the festival. There are three public screenings scheduled. Find more information and buy tickets at