L'Nuk 101: Finding Common Ground
Catalogue Number: 000010
Producer: Houston Productions Inc.
Subject: Arts, Canadian History, Canadian Social Issues, Canadian Social Studies, Documentary, Family Studies/Home Economics, First Nations Studies, Guidance, Health, History, Indigenous Issues, Indigenous Peoples, Social Issues, Social Sciences, Social Studies, Sociology
Grade Level: 9 - 12, Post Secondary
Country Of Origin: Canada
Copyright Year: 2019
Running Time: 60
Mi’kmaq Elder Joe Michael, invited by Acadia University to lecture on Mi’kmaw (L’nuk) Traditional healing, chose instead to stage a reenactment. Participating students were moved and galvanized! This led to their involvement in the making of a ground-breaking film exploring mutual healing from 400 years of colonialism. Woven throughout the reenactments are interviews with participants: Mi’kmaq Elders, Indigenous and Settler university students, and their professor. By expressing their true feelings they end up finding common ground.
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