Posts Tagged ‘Aboriginal’

We Were Children

We Were Children: Reactions from Residential School Survivors and Other Viewers


Discover powerful comments left by Residential School survivors and other viewers after watching our 2012 film, We Were Children.


5 films about Aboriginal issues

Last Friday, we launched Alanis Obomsawin’s latest film, The People of the Kattawapiskak River, as a way to provide background and context for what’s taking place in the news and across the country with the Idle No More movement. In the film, Attawapiskat’s residents opened up to Alanis and talked about their first hand experiences


13 short films by Aboriginal filmmakers for the 2010 Vancouver Winter Games


The following is a guest post by animation producer Michael Fukushima. Vistas: Walk-in-the-Forest by Diane Obomsawin, National Film Board of Canada For better or worse (you choose your own side ’cause I’ve got mine), the Winter Olympics spectacle only comes around every four years and host nations pull out all the stops to showcase the