The People of the Kattawapiskak River
On October 28, 2011, Theresa Spence, band chief of the Attawapiskat First Nation, declared a state of emergency in her community. Filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin exposes the housing crisis and poor living conditions faced by 1,700 Cree in northern Ontario.
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