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Kanehsatake: 270 Years Of Resistance
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directed by Alanis Obomsawin, 1932-; produced by Wolf Koenig, fl. 1961 and Alanis Obomsawin, 1932-, National Film Board of Canada. Studio D (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 2015), 1 hour 59 mins
On a July day in 1990, a confrontation propelled Native issues in Kanehsatake and the village of Oka, Quebec, into the international spotlight. Director Alanis Obomsawin spent 78 nerve-wracking days and nights filming the armed stand-off between the Mohawks, the Quebec police and the Canadian army. This powerful d...
directed by Alanis Obomsawin, 1932-; produced by Wolf Koenig, fl. 1961 and Alanis Obomsawin, 1932-, National Film Board of Canada. Studio D (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 2015), 1 hour 59 mins
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My Name Is Kahentiiosta
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directed by Alanis Obomsawin, 1932-; produced by Alanis Obomsawin, 1932-, National Film Board of Canada (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 2015), 30 mins
This documentary short by Alanis Obomsawin tells the story of Kahentiiosta, a young Kahnawake Mohawk woman arrested after the Oka Crisis' 78-day armed standoff in 1990. She was detained 4 days longer than the other women. Her crime? The prosecutor representing the Quebec government did not accept her aboriginal na...
directed by Alanis Obomsawin, 1932-; produced by Alanis Obomsawin, 1932-, National Film Board of Canada (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 2015), 30 mins
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The Canadian Political System
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produced by Daniel Cross, 1973-, John Christou and Mila Aung-Thwin, fl. 2001, EyeSteelFilm; in Punk Le Vote! (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER)), 3 mins
This is how the Canadian political system works according to two hardcore punks from Montreal, Roach and Starbuck. It's time for the punks to join the fight.
produced by Daniel Cross, 1973-, John Christou and Mila Aung-Thwin, fl. 2001, EyeSteelFilm; in Punk Le Vote! (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER)), 3 mins
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