File Under Miscellaneous

A short film set in a dystopian future where Natives undergo gruesome surgery to fit into the dominant white culture.

  • Canada
  • 2010, 8 min
  • Director: Jeff Barnaby
  • Director of photography: Michel St. Martin
  • Editor: Jeff Barnaby
  • Screenplay: Jeff Barnaby
  • Music: Jeff Barnaby, Joe Barrucco
  • Cast: Glen Goud, Arthur Holden
  • Contacts: John Christou
  • Producer: John Christou
  • Production: Prospector Films

Jeff Barnaby

Jeff Barnaby was born on a Mi’gmaq reserve in Listujug, Quebec. He has worked as an artist, poet, author and filmmaker. His work paints a stark and scathing portrait of post-colonial aboriginal life and culture. His third short film, File Under Miscellaneous (2010), is currently playing the festival circuit. His previous films include From Cherry English (2004) and The Colony (2007). Jeff is currently in development on two feature films, Blood Quantum and Rhymes for Young Ghouls.