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Video: Filmmakers Bring Ancient Tibetan Oral Tradition to Screen
Sanansaattaja , A Gesar Bard’s Tale , is a Tibetan epic that has been called the greatest literary work of humanity...
'Buffalo Calling' Hauntingly Depicts Bison's Tragic Tale in Canada
Much has been made of the hunting to death of bison in the United States. But the prairies on which the majestic animals roamed stretched way up into Canada as well...
Short and Sweet: Must-See Trailers From the Montreal First Peoples Festival's Top Choices
The films that won prizes at the Montreal First Peoples Festival this year had one thing in common: their uncanny ability to take indigenous thought, feeling and experience that ar...
Residential School Survival Drama ‘Healing Winds’ Takes Grand Prize at Montreal First Peoples Festival
From struggles against giant oil companies, to a children’s tale, to residential school survival, the films that swept the awards of the Montreal First Peoples Festival 2014 each o...
Video: Environmental Themes Dominate Film at Montreal First Peoples Festival
Of the 47 films premiering or screening at the Montreal First Peoples Festival this year, the intersection of environmental destruction with indigenous rights played a major role...
'Joyful Anger,' Youthful Exuberance, Overflow at Montreal First Peoples Festival
“Joyful anger” is the theme of this year’s Montreal First People’s Festival, and that refers to the energy of exuberant spirit that is bursting forth from indigenous youth here in ...
Video Spotlight: Children Read U.N. Declaration as Fifth Anniversary Shows Lack of Progress
Five years ago today, on September 13, 2007, the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP) was ratified ...
First Peoples' Festival Featured Indigenous Culture in a Cityscape
Gale Courey Toensing
MONTREAL—The Montreal First Peoples’ Festival—the city’s signature celebration of indigenous peoples’ art, history and cultures—took place in a brand new outdoor festival space tha...
Fun and Frolic: Montreal First Peoples' Festival Brings Aboriginals and Non-Natives Together
MONTREAL—Drumbeats echoed, dancing filled the Place des Festivals, and children frolicked in the fountains...
Montreal First Peoples Festival Is Almost Here!
It’s time! “A peaceful, joyous cultural event, drumming to the earth's heartbeat,” Montreal First Peoples’ Festival organizers said in their inaugural media release...
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