North American Indians: Films and Videos

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Produced by Mark Ganning and Maureen McNamara.
CALL # E99.M4 M37 1984.
PUBLISHER: [S.l. : s.n.,] c1984.
DESCRIPTION: 1 videocassette (56 min.) ; 1/2 in.
SUMMARY: Discusses the land claims filed by the Mashpee Wampanoag Indians in the 1970s, the history of the tribe, and the impact of the claims on the tribe and on the town of Mashpee on Cape Cod in Massachusetts. Funded by the Massachusetts Foundation for Humanities and Public Policy.

Montana: 1492

CALL # E78.M9 M66 1991.
PUBLISHER: Dennis Seibel, 1991.
DESCRIPTION: 1 videocassette (VHS) (29 min.) . ; 1/2 in.
SUMMARY: Depiction of Native American life in Montana in 1492 and earlier.
At the time of Columbus, Montana: 1492.
Peoples of Montana.

Montezuma Castle: Home of the Prehistoric Sinagua

Western National Parks Association ; producer, Sandra Scott ; writer/director, Lynda Bernal Reed.
CALL # F817.M57 M66 2005
PUBLISHER: Tucson, Ariz. : Western National Parks Association, c1994, 2005.
DESCRIPTION: 1 DVD (27 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
SUMMARY: Explores Montezuma Castle National Monument and the Tuzigoot National Monument located in Arizona. Also gives insight into the way of life of the Sinagua peoples who inhabited these sites in prehistoric times.

Mon Village Au Nunavik (my Village in Nunavik)

CALL # E99.E7 M992 1999.
PUBLISHER: Montreal, Quebec : The Board, c1999.
DESCRIPTION: 1 videocassette (47 min., 57 sec.) : sd., col., b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
SUMMARY: "Shot during three seasons, Kenuajuak's documentary tenderly portrays village life and the elements that forge the character of his people: their history, the great open spaces, and their unflagging humour"--Container.

Mother of Many Children

Written by Alanis Obomsawin and produced by National Film Board of Canada.
CALL# E78.C2 M67 1994
PUBLISHER: New York, NY : Distributed by Women Make Movies, 1994.
DESCRIPTION: videocassette (58 min.) ; 1/2 in.
SUMMARY: Canadian Indian women discuss their attempts to preserve native ways of life and their problems with
discrimination. Videocassette release of the original 1977 motion picture.

Muckleshoot: a People and Their Language

Director: Ross, Scott
CALL# E99.M917 M8 1999
PUBLISHER: Auburn, WA : ANA Language Program, Muckleshoot Tribal College, 1999.
DESCRIPTION: 1 videocassette (VHS)(22 mins.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
SUMMARY: Discusses the history and role of the Muckleshoot's Whulshootseed language in the tribal community, as well as its decline. Outlines efforts being taken by tribal members and the Administration for Native Americans (ANA) Language Program to revive its use and inclusion in the tribal community. Muckleshoot Whulshootseed Language Preservation Project.

My Name Is Kahentiiosta

Written by Alanis Obomsawin and produced by National Film Board of Canada.
CALL# E99.M8 K33 1995
PUBLISHER: New York : Distributed by Women Make Movies, c1995.
DESCRIPTION: 1 videocassette (29 min.) ; 1/2 in.
SUMMARY: Kahentiiosta, a Mohawk woman, participated in the 1990 Oka crisis which resulted in her arrest and detainment.

Mystery of the First Americans

Written, produced and directed by Mark J. Davis; a NOVA production by MDTV Productions for WGBH/Boston.
CALL # E77.9 .M97 2000.
PUBLISHER: Boston, MA : WGBH/Boston, 2000.
DESCRIPTION: 1 videocassette (60 min.) ; 1/2 in.
SUMMARY: In 1996, on the banks of the Columbia River near Kennewick, Washington, two college students stumbled across a human skull. Forensic investigators identified the victim as Caucasian, possibly a 19th century European settler. But then came the shocking discovery: the bones were 9,300 years old. What was someone who looked like a European doing in North America thousands of years before Christopher Columbus? Join NOVA and delve into the astonishing mystery of the first Americans.

The Mystery of the Anasazi

CALL # E99.P9 M9 1998.
PUBLISHER: Columbus, OH : University Technology Services, Ohio State University, 1998.
DESCRIPTION: 1 videocassette (51 min.) ; 1/2 in.
SUMMARY: Inquires into the mystery of the unknown builders of ruins discovered by the Navajo Indians 300 years ago. Considers questions such as who these people were, what happened to them, and why they disappeared.

The Mystery of the Lost Red Paint People

Produced in association with Danmarks Radio and the Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation ; co-produced with Les Productions Adianut and Radio Quebec ; produced, directed and edited by T.W. Timrek ; co-produced, written and illustrated by W.N. Goetzmann.
CALL # E98.A6 M97 1987.
PUBLISHER: Oley, PA : Bullfrog Films, c1987.
DESCRIPTION: 1 videocassette (56 min.) ; 1/2 in. + 1 study guide.
SUMMARY: Synthesizes new discoveries about the Maritime Archaic people, a seafaring tribe that inhabited North America 7000 years ago.

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