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


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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