PowWow at Duck Lake

PowWow at Duck Lake

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  • 14 min 30 s

This short documentary depicts a discussion at Duck Lake, Saskatchewan, in which Indian-Métis problems are presented before a gathering of Native and white community members. Essential issues such as schooling and the lack of opportunities for Native youth are on the agenda.

Film Credits

producer
David Hughes
photography
Douglas Kiefer
D'Arcy Marsh
sound
Hans Oomes
editing
Kathleen Shannon

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Comments

  • dumoulins

    “I admit that I should never claim to understand what First Nation, Inuit and Métis people have experienced because of the ignorance of gouvernement policy.” — dumoulins, 22 May 2014

  • onickamo68

    “it's amazing how this is out there and yet the abuse still continued for our ppl back then, and from catholic priests and nuns, this is why i am not happy that i am a roman catholic, i follow my traditions to this day!” — onickamo68, 2 Dec 2012

  • acimow

    “This is my community! I am so thrilled to see this, 45 years after it was filmed. A lot of old faces, what a gem. Would love to learn more about the "Challenge for Change Programme" and the events leading up to this day ” — acimow, 11 Mar 2012

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