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Reel Insights brings you in-depth documentaries from around the globe. See the triumphs, losses, and experience the passions of Indigenous peoples, as told by Aboriginal filmmakers.

Wednesday, August 17th, 2016

Our Last Words

In an effort to reconnect with her roots, Angela, and her daughter Essence, return to her home in the Northwest Territories. While on her journey, Angela realizes the reasons for the dying Chipewyan language and discovers how closely it is tied to culture and heritage.
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Wednesday, August 24th, 2016

Six Miles Deep

National headlines were made for months when members of the Iroquois Confederacy blocked a highway near Caledonia to prevent a housing development. In keeping with tradition, it was the clan mothers who played a crucial role in the blockade, setting rules, and over-ruling chiefs. Six Miles Deep tells the compelling story of a group of women who have reawakened their traditional matriarchal community. Six Miles Deep 05 resize Six Miles Deep 06 resize Six Miles Deep 09 resize