Posts Tagged ‘First Nations’

Crazywater

Crazywater, a powerful new doc on addiction, streams FREE online Nov. 16th-25th, 2014

Films

Inuvialuit filmmaker Dennis Allen takes a first-person approach to telling the stories of First Nations communities affected by alcoholism and other substance abuse. Watch this powerful, personal, and inspiring film now.

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Alanis Obomsawin and the Children’s Court Case

A landmark court case that will greatly impact the future of First Nations children is taking place right now at the Human Rights Tribunal in Ottawa and filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin is in the heart of it. Find out more here!

The People of the Kattawapiskak River

7 Days Only! Watch Alanis Obomsawin’s New Doc on Life in Attawapiskat for Free Online

News

Delve into the world of Attawapiskat’s residents with Alanis Obomsawin’s latest documentary, The People of the Kattawapiskak River.

We Were Children

We Were Children: 2 Residential School Survivors Share Story in Powerful New Film

Films

The following is a guest post from Lisa Meeches, executive producer of We Were Children. The film had its world premiere at the Vancouver International Film Festival (VIFF) in October 2012, and aired on APTN on March 19, 2013. You can purchase or rent a digital copy of We Were Children from our website. *** more »

Alanis Obomsawin Box Set Giveaway

Films

In honour of Alanis Obomsawin’s Outstanding Achievement Award Retrospective at the 2009 Hot Docs festival tonight, we’re giving away two box sets of her seminal work on the Oka Crisis in Quebec. Alanis Obomsawin – The Collection: 270 Years of Resistance includes 3 DVDs with 4 digitally-remastered films made between 1993 and 2000: Kanehsatake: 270 more »