The Inconvenient Indian

The Movie

Inspired by the best-selling book, The Inconvenient Indian is a journey into the mind of leading Indigenous Canadian intellectual and storyteller, Thomas King. The film follows King’s voice on a journey through time – yesterday, today, and tomorrow – illuminating his “curious account of Native People in North America.”

Produced by 90th Parallel Productions and the National Film Board of Canada in association with CRAVE (a division of Bell Media) and with the participation of the Canada Media Fund.


Written and Directed by:
Michelle Latimer

Stuart Henderson, Justine Pimlott, Jesse Wente

Executive Producers:
Gordon Henderson, Anita Lee

Director of Photography:
Chris Romeike

Original score & Sound Designer:
Brennan Mercer

Katie Chipperfield

Produced in Association with CRAVE (a div. of Bell Media) and the APTN, produced with the participation of the Canada Media Fund, Telefilm Canada, Rogers Documentary Fund, the Canadian Film or Video Tax Credit Program, Ontario Creates and with the assistance of the HotDocs TedRogers Fund.

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