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.

Excerpts


Bella Bella

Bella Bella 1


Circle of the Sun

Circle of the Sun 1


Eskimo Arts and Crafts

Eskimo Arts and Crafts 1


Our Nationhood

Our Nationhood 6


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 www.nfb.ca/portraits.


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