Gene Boy Came Home DVD (Home DVD Use Only)

$25.00

Abenaki man from Odanak joined U.S. Marines during Vietnam War and filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin captures his healing process after his return home. Widescreen format with Dolby 5.1 Surround Sound. This NFB Home Use Only DVD from GoodMinds.com is only available for sale in Canada. For USA orders contact customerserviceusa@nfb.ca or phone: 1-800-542-2164

Price: $25.00

Wapos Bay Series, 6 DVDs (Home DVD Use Only) UNAVAILABLE

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Wapos Bay Series contains 6 DVDs featuring stop-motion animation stories about three Cree children in a remote Northern Saskatchewan community. The stories follow the everyday adventures of ten-year-old T-Bear, 9-year-old Talon and 6-year-old Raven. Their friends, families, and Elders play significant roles in their adventures as the children engage in traditional activities such as fishing, gathering, and hunting. Their lives are also influenced by video games, TV and cell phones. Each DVD is 24-minutes long and contains English and Cree language versions of the story.

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Acts of Defiance (Home DVD Use Only)

$25.00

The 1990 Oka Crisis explored by producer and director Alec G. MacLeod. Mohawks of Kanehsatake and their supporters from Kahnawake stand-off against the Quebec police and the Canadian military in defense of a sacred burial ground. This NFB Home Use Only DVD from GoodMinds.com is only available for sale in Canada. For USA orders contact customerserviceusa@nfb.ca or phone: 1-800-542-2164

Price: $25.00

Mother of Many Children (Home DVD Use Only)

$25.00

Mother of Many Children is a classic film by renowned filmmaker by Alanis Obomsawin. This 57 minute DVD is an album of First Nations womanhood, portraying a proud matriarchal society that for centuries has been pressured to adopt different standards and customs. All of the women featured share a belief in the importance of tradition as a source of strength in the face of change.

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Suckerfish (Home DVD Use Only)

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Director Lisa Jackson's award-winning short documentary that captures the heartache of dealing with an addicted mother. At ten, Lisa leaves her Toronto home and flees her mother's addictions by moving to Vancouver. Through collage, animation, and family photographs and personal letters, the 8-minute short reflects the director's take on learning her First Nation's identity and how she coped with an addicted mother. Learning that her name, Nahmabin, really means suckerfish provides the director with a fresh and often whimsical look at her mixed heritage. A video edition is also available.

Price: $25.00

Strange Case of Bunny Weequod, The (Home DVD Use Only)

$25.00

The Strange Case of Bunny Weequod is a unique DVD produced by the National Film Board and written by Drew Hayden Taylor. Blending subtle humour, Ojibwe storytelling and an environmental message, the film portrays an Ojibwe fisherman, Bunny Weequod, and how he solves the mystery of dying fish in the local lake. While fishing on the lake, Bunny's canoe overturns and his wife and friends cannot find him. He returns with a mysterious beard and strange behavior. He spends long hours in a tub of water, draws peculiar images on walls, and turns on a friend after oil is spilled in the lake.

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Ojigkwanong - Encounter With An Algonquin Sage (Home DVD Use Only)

$25.00

William Commanda, whose Algonquin name is Ojigkwanong, was born on the Maniwaki reserve in Quebec in 1913. During an illness in 1961, Commanda received a vision. This vision pictured a circle of nations and his has been dedicated to reconciling differences worldwide. His message of healing and peace is documented in this film. French with English subtitles. This NFB Home Use Only DVD from GoodMinds.com is only available for sale in Canada. For USA orders contact customerserviceusa@nfb.ca or phone: 1-800-542-2164

Price: $25.00

Inuuvunga: I Am Inuk, I Am Alive (Home DVD Use Only)

$25.00

Eight Inuit teens from Inukjuak, in northern Quebec document their final year of high school with the assistance of the National Film Board. Deals with teen issues in this remote community as well as difficult tragedies such as suicide. Viewers get a realistic view of what life is like for this group of young adults dealing with the assault of southern cultural influences on their traditional northern culture. Inuktitut subtitled in English. This NFB Home Use Only DVD from GoodMinds.com is only available for sale in Canada.

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Gift, The (Home DVD Use Only)

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Documentary about the Native contribution of corn and its importance to various North and Central American Native Peoples. Using techniques such as modern dance, music, interviews and subtitled footage, Six Nations director, Gary Farmer, explores the spiritual, practical and political aspects of growing corn. This NFB Home Use Only DVD from GoodMinds.com is only available for sale in Canada. For USA orders contact customerserviceusa@nfb.ca or phone: 1-800-542-2164

Price: $25.00

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