ICTMN Staff
8/17/14
Sanansaattaja , A Gesar Bard’s Tale , is a Tibetan epic that has been called the greatest literary work of humanity...
ICTMN Staff
8/16/14
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...
ICTMN Staff
8/15/14
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...
Theresa Braine
8/6/14
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...
ICTMN Staff
8/3/14
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...
Theresa Braine
8/2/14
“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 ...
ICTMN Staff
9/13/12
Five years ago today, on September 13, 2007, the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP) was ratified ...
Gale Courey Toensing
8/18/10
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...
Theresa Braine
8/16/12
MONTREAL—Drumbeats echoed, dancing filled the Place des Festivals, and children frolicked in the fountains...
ICTMN Staff
7/28/12
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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