Tag: Alanis Obomsawin

Capturing Reality (2008) 6.0

Capturing Reality (2008)

Storyline:From cinema-verite; pioneers Albert Maysles and Joan Churchill to maverick movie makers like Errol Morris, Werner Herzog and Nick Broomfield, the world's best documentarians reflect upon the unique power of ...

Kanehsatake: 270 Years of Resistance (1993) 6.5

Kanehsatake: 270 Years of Resistance (1993)

Storyline:In July 1990, a dispute over a proposed golf course to be built on Kanien’kéhaka (Mohawk) lands in Oka, Quebec, set the stage for a historic confrontation that would grab international headlines and sear its...

Our People Will Be Healed (2017) 5.0

Our People Will Be Healed (2017)

Storyline:Legendary documentary filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin provides a glimpse of what action-driven decolonization looks like in Norway House, one of Manitoba's largest First Nation communities.User Reviews: