Indigenous Knowledge

The film excerpts under this theme consider the role of women, ways of thinking about hunting and fishing, forestry management, the technique of building an igloo, the importance of spirituality, and the preservation and transmission of ancestral values.


Tales of Sand and Snow

Tales of Sand and Snow 1

Interview with Alanis Obomsawin

Filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin explains the importance of sharing resources.

Alanis Obomsawin’s biography and filmography can be consulted by visiting

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