Sovereignty and Resistance

This theme offers film excerpts on land claims, management of natural resources, ancestral rights and recovery of Aboriginal cultural artefacts. It also presents images showing the resistance of Aboriginal peoples to repression by non-Aboriginal culture.

Excerpts


Dancing Around the Table, Part One

Dancing Around the Table, Part One 2


Our Nationhood

Our Nationhood 3

Our Nationhood 5


Riel Country

Riel Country 4

Riel Country 3


Totem: The Return of the G'psgolox Pole

Totem: The Return of the G'psgolox Pole 2


Interview with Loretta Todd

Filmmaker Loretta Todd explains that the roots of current conflicts like the one in Ipperwash lie in the dispossession of land such as occurred during the World Wars.

Loretta Todd’s biography and filmography can be consulted by visiting www.nfb.ca/portraits.


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