The Lynching of Louie Sam

The Lynching of Louie Sam

Available on DVDAvailable on VHSContains Closed Captioning

The Lynching of Louie Sam tells a powerful story of racism, international politics, murder, and cover-up in Canada and the U.S. at the end of the 19th century.

Shin-chis Canoe

Shin-chi's Canoe

Available on DVD

Based on the children's book Shin-chi's Canoe by Nicola Campbell, this short fiction film is set in the 1960s. Shin-chi leaves for his first year at Indian Residential School with his sister Shi-shi-etko. The secret gift of a tiny cedar canoe carved by his father sustains him through his first year of separation from family and culture.