Seattle - Episode 8: Skindigenous Series
Catalogue Number: 310008
Producer: Nish Media
Subject: Arts, Canadian World Studies, Documentary, Family Studies/Home Economics, First Nations Studies, History, Indigenous Issues, Indigenous Peoples, Religious Studies, Social Sciences
Grade Level: 9 - 12, Post Secondary
Country Of Origin: Canada
Copyright Year: 2016
Running Time: 23
Seattle-born artist Nahaan sees tattoo, like many other forms of artistic expression, as a political act and a form of resistance. This artist of mixed First Nations heritage draws on traditional teachings to create new work using modern and traditional methods alike. Drawing on the symbology and aesthetics of the Indigenous West Coast, his tattoo work becomes “permanent regalia” on the bodies he works on, expressing through image and symbol the deepest beliefs of his ancestors and the forces that give life to his people and the land.
REDx Talks Series - Art is the Medicineiiniistsi Treaty Arts Society RX0011
REDx Talks is an Indigenous speaker series featuring the most influencial elders, creatives,...
Electric Pow Wow: A Tribe Called Red (W5)CTV CTV706
If you're an indigenous person living in a country that was forcefully colonized, it's all too...
The Reason I DanceLeMay Media LM0023
Josée Bourgeois is an Algonquin life-giving woman who is a part of a very important generation...
Profound Lessons from Indigenous Law: John Borrows - The Green...Paper Tiger PT0011
John Borrows is one of Canada's most prolific and celebrated legal scholars and a professor of law...
Policy - Episode 3: Future History: Harnessing Knowledge (Season...Redcloud Studios RS0003
Our hosts, Sarain and Kris unpack the complexities of government policy and its effect on...