Racism is a barrier to a just and equitable society. This blog post will invite you to unpack this idea using a study guide by Natasha Henry that explores Black Communities in Canada through film.
Posts Tagged “John Ware Reclaimed”
Read this conversation between the filmmaker and musician and songwriter Miranda Martini, whose music is featured in the documentary (and who also happens to be Cheryl’s daughter).
Did you know that NFB Education updates its films, playlists, and educational offers every week? Here's everything new on NFB Education this February!
Did you know that NFB Education updates its films, playlists, and educational offers every week? Here's everything new on NFB Education this December!
Wondering what we've got cooking this year? We're here to satisfy your appetite! Here's a sneak-peek at 5 of our upcoming projects.
Growing up in Calgary Cheryl Foggo looked forward to the annual Stampede with excitement, but began wondering why her own ancestors, African-American homesteaders on the Canadian Prairies, were absent from Alberta’s foundation myth. With John Ware Reclaimed, she’s shining a light on the underwritten history of Alberta’s Black pioneers and the remarkable life of John Ware.
The little-known story of Alberta’s Black pioneers, a darkly entertaining animation about the Hudson’s Bay Company and an interactive story shot in Cambodia are among projects currently in the works...