Indian Relocation: Elliot Lake

Indian Relocation: Elliot Lake

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An experiment to prepare Indigenous people for city life, through a program of vocational and academic education carried out with families who were moved to the town of Elliot Lake in northern Ontario from neighbouring reserves. The film listens in on classes and discussions, and interviews some families who stayed, some who went back. It offers insight into the sort of adjustments that Indigenous People face in this kind of 'programmed' integration.

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Credits
  • director
    D'Arcy Marsh
  • producer
    John Kemeny
  • director
    David Hughes
  • 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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