Canada 2005-Present

— JOURNEY FROM THE SHADOWS —

Seven stories from seven Mi’kmaq individuals, survivors and descendents of survivors of Canadian Indian Residential Schools. Our storytellers speak for thousands, and lead the way to healing for so many who are not yet ready to speak. Traditional healers, along side western practitioners, provide commentary throughout the video.

Produced by GRYPHON media productions for the Atlantic Policy Congress of First Nations Chiefs Secretariat (APCFNC) – 2010


Educational Documentary
— FIRST NATIONS YOUTH HELPING YOUTH —
Accessing and Surviving Post-Secondary Education

The opening minutes of this 47 minute documentary provide a summary of the important content of this documentary. For information on the full video, contact the Atlantic Policy Congress of First Nations Chiefs Youth Coordinator

Produced by GRYPHON media productions for the Mi’kmaq Mailseet Atlantic Youth Council (MMAYC), in cooperation with the Atlantic Policy Congress of First Nations Chiefs Secretariat (APCFNC) – 2010


Historical Documentary
— SEEKING CONSENSUS —

On Oct 1, 2008, the Chiefs & Councils of the 13 Mi’kmaw communities of NS came together to proclaim and assert the Nationhood of the Mi’kmaq of NS. This documentary captures the feelings of the Assembly of NS Chiefs after the Proclamation of Mi’kmaq Nationhood.

Produced by GRYPHON media productions for the Assembly of NS First Nations Chiefs and the Mi’kmaq Rights Initiative – 2010
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Mini-Documentary
— UNAMA’KI MI’KMAQ SUMMER GAMES —

Produced by GRYPHON media productions
December 2009


Documentary
— THE FOUR ELEMENTS —
A Return to Balance

This documentary represents an early attempt to understand how a small community can prepare for and adapt to the changing climate cycles of mother earth. The video includes a look at the four elements: fire, earth, air and water, from a First Nation perspective, with special attention paid to explaining the meaning of the elements to First Nation children.

Created by GRYPHON media productions for the Wagmatcook First Nation Climate Change and Adaptation Project – November 2009


— REMEMBERING OUR ELDERS —

A six minute multimedia presentation honouring Mi’kmaq Elders past, prepared for the Unama’ki Mi’kmaq Christmas Miwio’mi (Gathering) held at Membertou on 21 Dec 07. Based on an original concept by Chief Morley Googoo of the Waycobah First Nation.