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Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers’ Cinema of Empathy

Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers’ Cinema of Empathy

Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers’ Cinema of Empathy

In the language of the Blackfoot, the word Kímmapiiyipitssini refers to a form of social solidarity, describing how Blackfoot people traditionally demonstrate empathy and support for each other.