the smallest steps is complete!

We’re finally ready to share the smallest steps!

Join us at LABO Theatre on Tuesday, September 20th at 6:30pm EDT for our official premiere

Get your tickets for free or for donation at Eventbrite:

This event is taking place on the unceded, unsurrendered Territory of the Anishinaabe Algonquin Nation. Learn more about the Algonquin Anishnaabeg Nation and their work as a community.

Program Schedule


6:30pm – Doors Open

7:00pm – Screening

8:15pm – Q&A

8:40pm – ‘Meet a Local Activist’ Reception & Networking Event*

  • Enjoy light food and refreshments
  • Meet representatives from Ottawa’s anti-violence organizations and find out where you can help create change!
  • Learn more about keeping our history alive through archives
  • Contribute your ideas to our ‘Activism Actions’ wall
  • Enter to win the door prize!

Content Warning: This event is intended for mature audiences. While the focus of the smallest steps is on activism, the film does include references to femicide as well as physical, mental, and sexual abuse.

*Please note, media and photography may be present at the reception. If you do not wish to have your photo taken, please approach an organizer at the event.

Our Supporters

We would like to thank our event supporters, including University of Ottawa’s Shirley Greenberg Chair for Women in the Legal Profession, the University of Ottawa’s Archives and Special Collections Unit, the Digital Arts Resource Centre, and the Ottawa Art Gallery. Without their assistance, this event would not be possible!

We would also like to gratefully acknowledge the funders behind the smallest steps film, including: Our stalwart Indiegogo supporters and private donors, the Canada Council for the Arts, the Ontario Arts Council, the City of Ottawa, the University of Ottawa’s Shirley Greenberg Chair for Women in the Legal’s ChangeMaker Program, and Sarjesa Inc.