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NFB Indigenous Cinema

In 1977, a nine-day festival in Montreal was held to support the James Bay Cree, whose territory, resources and...

Told in the Lil̓wat7úl language and featuring a series of still images, this short documentary follows master Stl'...

Utilzing engineering ingenuity that is centuries old, Atikamekw elders Agatha and Cezar Newashish build a small-...

Through a series of still images, the bright, inquisitive and beautiful faces of the children from the Atikamekw...

People of the L'il'wat First Nation share personal narratives about their culture, history, education and the impact...

Supporters of teen Shannen Koostachin, who launched a campaign to build a suitable school in Attawapiskat before she...

Elders Mariane and Athanas Jacob - of the Atikamekw community of Manawan - demonstrate a moose-call horn constructed...

Francois Newashish, the only one in his family not to go to residential school, recollects a story of hunting with...

Expert fishers for their entire lives, Stl'atl'imx (Lilwat) Elders Cora and Daniel Wells share their deep knowledge...

In this simple, transformative parable of acceptance, a young girl is comforted and counselled by the animals of the...

Atikamekw Elders Marianne and Athanas Jacob take us through the remarkable construction of snowshoes, starting in...

Accompanied by a song in the Lilwat7ul language, we follow a woman as she makes gwushum, a Stl'atl'imx (Lilwat)...