The films discussed in these blogs can help viewers rethink Canada’s relationship to First Nations peoples, who struggle to defend the rights they’ve won through the courts and/or treaties.
Posts Tagged “Freedom Road”
The five-part Freedom Road (2019) documentary series reveals the key role of community engagement and activism within the First Nations.
Angelina McLeod returns to the Shoal Lake 40 First Nation to participate in a momentous collective action.
ImagineNATIVE is turning 20 this year and the NFB, a long-time friend of the festival, is heading to the anniversary edition with nine projects — a slate that includes four world premieres.
"Canada, are you ready to see what needs to be seen?” Indigenous filmmaking flourishes at the NFB.
“Stories are wondrous things. And they are dangerous,” says Thomas King. King knows a thing or two about storytelling and its cultural clout. Born to a Cherokee father and Greek/German...