I film the Edmonton Homeless Memorial every year, and some of this year’s footage will appear in the film. Below my video that captures the whole event, which honoured the lives of 51 people who died in 2015 as a direct or indirect result of not having a home.
I (Paula) filmed the Inner City Drum Beats event during the Edmonton Poetry Festival on April 17 at Zocalo, to use a clip or two in the film – and also because I happened to be the First Place winner. Here are a few outtakes from my footage.
John Kolkman is a long-time resident of McCauley and the Research Coordinator with the Edmonton Social Planning Council. In this complete interview, he shares his thoughts about issues surrounding housing, homelessness, and poverty in McCauley and throughout Edmonton.
The past few months have been spent interviewing, editing, and interviewing some more. There are still a couple more interviews to go, but be sure to check out the Interview Subjects list to see who has been spoken to so far.
Check out the Media and Interview Subjects menu items to view a few full-length interviews and see who has been interviewed so far.