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First Nations, The Circle Unbroken - Video 4

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The fourth of seven volumes which make up an anthology of 23 films dealing with issues related to First Nations peoples. Included in this volume: Excerpts from Time Immemorial and The Learning Path make up Education, As We See It: The alienation experienced by many students in residential schools is compared with life in contemporary schools run by First Nations communities (20 min.); Last Days of Okak: An influenza epidemic, brought to Labrador aboard a missionary supply ship, devastates the Inuit community of Okak in 1918 (26 min.); Commandos for Christ: The Ayoreo of Paraguay, sought out by missionaries, fall prey to poverty and death (20 min.).

1993, 66 min 16 s