Our Nationhood (Home DVD Use Only)

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Our Nationhood by Abenaki filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin reexamines the Mi'kmaq of Listuguj and their battle for recognition of their Aboriginal Rights with the Quebec and Canadian governments. The Mi'kmaq of Listuguj (formerly known as Restigouche) is the seventh Mi'kmaq community and the largest Mi'kmaq community in Quebec. The documentary focuses on their 1998 blockade of a provincial road in order to strengthen their negotiating position with the province over logging. The logging issue is deeply-rooted.

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Our Nationhood (Home Video Use Only) UNAVAILABLE

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UNAVAILABLE Our Nationhood by Abenaki filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin reexamines the Mi'kmaq of Listuguj and their battle for recognition of their Aboriginal Rights with the Quebec and Canadian governments. The Mi'kmaq of Listuguj (formerly known as Restigouche) is the seventh Mi'kmaq community and the largest Mi'kmaq community in Quebec. The documentary focuses on their 1998 blockade of a provincial road in order to strengthen their negotiating position with the province over logging. The logging issue is deeply-rooted.

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Native Legends (Compilation) (Home Video Use Only) UNAVAILABLE

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UNAVAILABLE Native Legends is a 24-minute video produced by the National Film Board of Canada. The compilation includes The Owl Who Married a Goose, Summer Legend, and The Owl and the Raven. These traditional Inuit and Mi'kmaq legends are adapted into animations and a puppet show to interest young children in storytelling. Summer Legend is the classic story about Glooscap's battle against Winter and how he successfully brought summer to the Mi'kmaq of Eastern Canada. The other two legends are Inuit stories.

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Spirit of Annie Mae, The (Home Video Use Only) UNAVAILABLE

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UNAVAILABLE Documentary film explores first-hand accounts of how and why Mi'kmaw activist Anna Mae Pictou Aquash was murdered during the times of AIM's battle with the FBI at Wounded Knee. Moving interviews with female friends and colleagues, including Buffy Sainte-Marie, and Anna Mae's daughters and first husband who still live in Mi'kmaq communities on the East Coast.

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Mi'kmaq Family - Migmaoei Otjiosog (Home Video Use Only) UNAVAILABLE

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UNAVAILABLE This title is no longer available from GoodMinds Mi'kmaq Family - Migmaoei Otjiosog is a 1995 National Film Board of Canada film directed by Mikmaw filmmaker Catherine Ann Martin. This 32-minute video is a new parent's exploration about the techniques of modern childrearing through the experience of Mi'kmaq elders. During a summer gathering at Chapel Island, Nova Scotia, while celebrating Saint Anne's Day, the Mi'kmaq families share stories, renew friendships, and take pride in their cultural traditions.

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Spirit of Annie Mae, The (Home DVD Use Only) UNAVAILABLE

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UNAVAILABLE Documentary film explores first-hand accounts of how and why Mi'kmaw activist Anna Mae Pictou Aquash was murdered during the times of AIM's battle with the FBI at Wounded Knee. Moving interviews with female friends and colleagues, including Buffy Sainte-Marie, and Anna Mae's daughters and first husband who still live in Mi'kmaq communities on the East Coast.

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Is the Crown at War With Us? (Home DVD Use Only)

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In Is the Crown at War with Us? Filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin documents the controversial events in a New Brunswick community during the summer of 2000, when the Department of Fisheries and Oceans attacked the boats of Mi'kmaq fishermen despite a 1999 Supreme Court decision that upheld the Mi’kmaq treaty rights to earn a living from fishing. This DVD focuses on the Mi'kmaq people of Esgenoopetitj (Burnt Church) as they were physically prevented from setting lobster traps by the DFO, RCMP and coast guard, even though the Supreme Court of Canada decision affirmed they could do so.

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