About this video
Amber, Justin, Jesse & Raven see the world through Nonnie Mary Swanson's (Haida Grandmother) Eye's and explore the importance of Being Haida & speaking Their Language. This digital story was written and produced by four youth from Masset Haida Gwaii. Their story speaks to a loss of heritage through assimilation, that is present in most first nations communities of North America. They realize they are the solution.
Filmmaker: Amber Good, Justin Klevgaard, Jesse Williams, Raven Hausman-Hayward
www.yayem.com eliza_mccullough [at] atira [dot] bc [dot] ca
Producer's Name: Yayem Digital Storytelling Project
Year of Production: 2007
Yayem Digital Storytelling Project - Atira Women's Resource Society.
Region: MassetLESS INFO