Lake Baikal – Baigal Nuur

The formation and history of Lake Baikal in Siberia are re-imagined with hand-made animation, featuring the voice of a Buryat woman in her endangered Buryat-Mongolian language. The director Alisi Telengut transports us on a powerful political and artistic journey.

Directed by

Alisi Telengut

2023 | 8 min | Mongolian (s.t. English)

Featured selections and awards

Best Animation au Golden Ger Film Festival
Dada National Award
Festival du Nouveau Cinéma 2023
Sundance Film Festival 2024

Filmmaker’country: Canada
Country of filming: Canada, Germany
Country of production: Canada

Thursday, May 9

8:30 pm | McCord Stewart Museum

8 pm Audience welcome
8:30 pm Screening begins

690 Sherbrooke St. W.
Montreal, QC
H3A 1E9

Free admission, subject to availability

May 9th films