These works have been acquired for distribution by Vtape within the last six months. Not all of the videos are necessarily new, as older works are sometimes brought into distribution.
2019, 03:00 minutes, B&W
This experimental film explains the message of the Dish and One Spoon Treaty and what that message means to one Anishnabek family. This films shows how Anishnabek ancestors work through the people to maintain and strengthen our individual sovereignty to the land and its resources. It shows the importance of meaning of this… ⊕
2018, 05:30 minutes, B&W
A film that tells the story of a historic member of the Saugeen community. This person’s story is a hidden gem. The film attempts to draw attention to the idea that the ancestors, the stories of the ancestors are still here, in the land, in the community and in the people. Journey upon the land to feel the place that… ⊕
2019, 04:36 minutes, Black & white
The film was produced during Saugeen Takes on Film, a Film Farm and Fabulous Festival of Film workshop with artists, storytellers, knowledge keepers, and youth from the community. The workshop was held in collaboration with Saugeen First Nation Employment and Training Centre, and funded by the Ontario Arts Council and SSHRC… ⊕
2019, 05:35 minutes, B&W
Thunder Rolling home is a film about my father's time spent in the Native Residential School system and the courage it took to reclaim his heritage. He tells the story through a poem, Picking Up The Pieces, written by myself Sharon Isaac. The film chronicles the journey through a series of black and white pictures taped on 16… ⊕
2020, 05:09 minutes, colour
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