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Mi'kmaq Family - Migmaoei Otjiosog

Directed by Catherine Anne Martin
Canada, 1995 (documentary, 32 minutes, colour, English)
Mi'kmaq Family - Migmaoei Otjiosog
Image: © National Film Board of Canada

Film Description:
"Mi'kmaq filmmaker and mother, Catherine Anne Martin takes a reflective journey into the extended family of Nova Scotian Mi'kmaq society. Members of her community share their stories about the recovery of First Nations values, particularly through the teachings of elders. The wisdom of experience and the collective responsibilities of the Mi'kmaq community play a major role in the way their children are raised. An enlightening and inspiring resource for both First Nations and non-First Nations audiences who are looking for ways to strenghten and explore their own families and traditions."
-- National Film Board of Canada (source)

Film Credits (partial):
Produced by: Shelagh Mackenzie, Marilyn A. Belec
Narrator: Catherine Anne Martin
Cinematography: Kent Nason, Les Krizsan
Film Editing: Kimberlee McTaggart
Production Company: National Film Board of Canada / Office national du film du Canada
Additional Credits: Commentary [commentaire]: Wendy Lill, Catherine Anne Martin
(sources)

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