Cinema and Representation

This theme focuses on the ways in which Aboriginal peoples have been represented in NFB documentaries. Film excerpts illustrate how the representation of Aboriginal peoples has evolved over the last fifty years.

Excerpts


Caribou Hunters

Caribou Hunters 1


CÚsar's Bark Canoe/CÚsar et son Canot d'Úcorce

CÚsar's Bark Canoe/CÚsar et son Canot d'Úcorce 1


Circle of the Sun

Circle of the Sun 2


The Other Side of the Ledger: An Indian View of the Hudson's Bay Company

The Other Side of the Ledger: An Indian View of the Hudson's Bay Company 2


Totem: The Return of the G'psgolox Pole

Totem: The Return of the G'psgolox Pole 1


A list of related NFB films, written resources and Web sites is made available in this section. It presents additional information on the underlying subjects to this theme. The list is not meant to be definitive or complete but rather a guide to assist you in learning more about the Aboriginal Peoples of Canada. If you are also interested in French resources, please consult the French version of this Web site.


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