Death and Renewal - Episode 6: Elder in the Making Series
Catalogue Number: HS0006
Producer: Hidden Story Productions Ltd.
Subject: Arts, Canadian History, Canadian Social Studies, Canadian World Studies, First Nations Studies, History, Music, Science, Social Studies
Grade Level: 6 - 8, 9 - 12, Post Secondary
Country Of Origin: Canada
Copyright Year: 2015
Running Time: 17:01
Closed Captions: Yes
Despite the history, trauma and devastating loss, there is a somewhat renewed sense of commitment to the land and for future generations. As Blackfoot Elder Narcisse Blood once spoke "the folly is when we think man is it." We must respect all life. History deepens our sense of place and reveals the mistakes of civilization. While acknowledging the human rights abuses of the past, the filmmakers also discover a sense of joy and hope for the future. As it turns out, an elder in the making is a responsibility we all share.
Official Selection – Calgary International Film Festival
Official Selection – American Indian Film Festival, 2015
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