We're Still Here
Catalogue Number: 395245
Producer: Films Media Group
Subject: Canadian History, Canadian Social Issues, Family Studies/Home Economics, First Nations Studies, Guidance, Health, Indigenous Issues, Indigenous Peoples, Music, Social Sciences, Social Studies, Sociology
Grade Level: 9 - 12, Post Secondary, Adult
Country Of Origin: United States
Copyright Year: 2020
Running Time: 56:42
First Nation indigenous hip hop artists in Canada lead efforts to right long-standing social injustices, heal personal traumas, and preserve their cultures through the power of music. The film examines the important role that hip hop plays in transforming the lives of the musicians, their audiences, and communities. Weaving together interviews, live performances, and street demonstrations, it gives voice also to other marginalized populations across North America.
Electric Pow Wow: A Tribe Called Red: W5CTV 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...
Truth, Dance and ReconciliationAarrow Productions AP0000
The story of Canada's residential school system and its traumatic consequences is one of the...
Harmony: Song & Celebration At The ForksFarpoint Films FAR003
Experience a musical tribute to Aboriginal culture and residential school survivors. Thousands...
The Grandfather DrumThunderstone Pictures TP0000
The drum is very much a part of the social and spiritual fabric of life in the First Nation, Metis...