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.


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This lesson includes brainstorming to survive in the arctic; using a graphic organizer to illustrate the Tununermiut seasonal round; creating a radio news report on Tununermiut knowledge and skills; and researching and participating in a discussion about a lawsuit brought by the Inuit Circumpolar Conference against the United States.

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