On The Path of the Elders is an online game and educational resource created in partnership between The Mushkegowuk Council, Mushkegowuk Cree company Neh Naak Ko, Carleton University, BlackCherry Digital Media, and Pinegrove Productions. The resources include an online RPG, teaching resources for grades 4-10, narratives and histories from elders, and an essay exploring the historical times in which Mushkegowuk and Anishinaabe peoples signed Treaty 9, and how it impacted the lives of their people.
"In this episode from the Wapos Bay series, film star Adam Beach mentors T-Bear and Talon as they make videos celebrating Treaty Days in Wapos Bay. Raven feels left out with everyone so busy preparing for the celebrations. Wapos Bay is a stop-motion animation series that follows the adventures of 3 kids from a Cree community in northern Saskatchewan." - National Film Board
Heritage Minutes: Naskumituwin (Treaty)
The making of Treaty 9 from the perspective of historical witness George Spence, an 18-year-old Cree hunter from Albany, James Bay. The 83rd Heritage Minute in Historica Canada's collection.
Trick or Treaty?
"This feature documentary by acclaimed filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin (Kanehsatake: 270 Years of Resistance) profiles Indigenous leaders in their quest for justice as they seek to establish dialogue with the Canadian government.
By tracing the history of their ancestors since the signing of Treaty No. 9, these leaders aim to raise awareness about issues vital to First Nations in Canada: respect for and protection of their lands and their natural resources, and the right to hunt and fish so that their societies can prosper." (From National Film Board).
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