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.


Hot Docs Documentary Film Festival 2017 - Opening Night Film, Top Ten Audience Pick
North West Fest 2017 - Top Ten Audience Favourite
Christie Pits Film Festival 2017
Asinabka Film & Media Arts Festival 2017
Cinemuskoka Festival 2017 -
Winner Best Documentary
Cinefest Sudbury 2017
Doqumenta International Documentary Festival 2017
Aspen Film Fest 2017
Hot Docs Docs For Schools 2017
Sante Fe Independent Film Festival 2017
Heartland Film Festival 2017
Marda Loop Justice Film Festival 2017
Belleville Downtown DocFest 2018
Florida Film Festival 2018
Native FilmFest 2018
RiverRun International Film Festival 2018
Sebastopol Film Festival 2018
Seattle International Film Festival 2018
Yorkton Film Festival 2018 -
Best Director and Best Documentary POV Nominee