Herring Roe: Dead or Alive, Part 1 •  SAMAQAN: Water Stories (Series 4)

Herring Roe: Dead or Alive, Part 1 • SAMAQAN: Water Stories (Series 4)

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The First Nations people of the west coast of British Columbia have been fishing pacific herring for centuries. Is this fishery dying out like other forms of fishery?

Herring Roe: Dead or Alive, Part 2 •  SAMAQAN: Water Stories (Series 4)

Herring Roe: Dead or Alive, Part 2 • SAMAQAN: Water Stories (Series 4)

Available on DVDContains Closed Captioning

The First Nations people of the west coast of British Columbia have been fishing pacific herring for centuries. Is this fishery dying out like other forms of fishery?

Tribal Journey, Part 2: Nala Winds • SAMAQAN: Water Stories (Series 3)

Tribal Journey, Part 2: Nala Winds • SAMAQAN: Water Stories (Series 3)

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Nala Winds is the canoe family from the Heiltsuk First Nation of Bella Bella. Organizers Frank and Kathy Brown meet in the Cowichan gymnasium to launch their journey out of Cowichan Bay. Frank explains that the protocol of always asking for permission to come ashore after a day of paddling is an acknowledgement of title of land and of the people whose waters they are passing through.

Voyage of Rediscovery [24 min version]

Voyage of Rediscovery [24 min version]

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Heiltsuk filmmaker Frank Brown shares the story of his personal encounter with traditional Indigenous justice.

Voyage of Rediscovery [47 min version]

Voyage of Rediscovery [47 min version]

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Heiltsuk filmmaker Frank Brown shares the story of his personal encounter with traditional Indigenous justice.