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Indian Relocation: Elliot Lake

1967 29 min
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Vocational and academic education programs are introduced as a way to prepare Indigenous people for city life in this short documentary film. As families move out to northern Ontario's Elliot Lake from neighbouring reserves, programs such as these are used to integrate them into society. Through this film, we hear from some of the families who stayed, and some who returned.

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Indian Relocation: Elliot Lake

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Vocational and academic education programs are introduced as a way to prepare Indigenous people for city life in this short documentary film. As families move out to northern Ontario's Elliot Lake from neighbouring reserves, programs such as these are used to integrate them into society. Through this film, we hear from some of the families who stayed, and some who returned.
  • director
    D'Arcy Marsh
    David Hughes
  • producer
    John Kemeny
  • camera
    D'Arcy Marsh
  • editing
    Christopher Cordeaux
  • sound recording
    Michel Hazel
    Sam Chandler
  • sound editing
    Pierre Bernier
  • re-recording
    Ron Alexander
    Roger Lamoureux

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