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The Red Dress ONF/NFB

Catalogue Number:  NFB526096
Producer:  National Film Board of Canada
Producers:  Vladimir Valenta, Tom Radford, Roman Kroitor, Dieter Nachtigall
Directors:  Michael Scott
Producing Agencies:  National Film Board of Canada (Montreal),Office national du film du Canada (Montreal)
Subject:  Early Childhood Education, Family Studies/Home Economics, Fiction, First Nations Studies, Indigenous Peoples
Language:  English
Country Of Origin:  Canada
Copyright Year:  1978
Running Time:  27m 47s

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Kelly is a non-status Indian, best suited, it seems, to a traditional outdoors lifestyle. His daughter, Theresa, is proud of the ways of her people, but she is also drawn to the world of the white man. The Red Dress tells a story of conflicting loyalties: of the glorious past and the demands of the present day, and of traditional values and family affections.

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