Ctsenmew’sctem re Stsmemelt - Showing the Way for the Children
Catalogue Number: RVP006
Producer: River Voices
Subject: Canadian Social Issues, Environmental Justice, First Nations Studies, Global Issues, Indigenous Issues, Indigenous Peoples
Grade Level: 6 - 8, 9 - 12, Post Secondary
Country Of Origin: Canada
Copyright Year: 2018
Running Time: 37:00
The Esk’etemc people have stood up for their culture, their governance and their children. After suffering oppressive policies and having their land pre-empted, they are now healing and declaring their rightful place as caretakers of their land near Williams Lake, BC. ‘Ctsenmew’scdem re stsmemelt’ is the expression of a remote Secwepemc community that is taking back their power, reclaiming their heritage and culture, and telling the world who they are what their rightful place is.
“Best Feature Documentary” Award - Barcelona Planet Film Festival
Winner - A Show For A Change Film Festival
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