Spirit of the trees. People of the cedar

Published 2008
Item Details

The tribal nations of Alaska and the Pacific Northwest consider the cedar essential to life, equal only to the salmon. This segment of "Spirit of the Trees" features many traditions that have evolved from community life in the forest: carving, basket making, weaving, making cedar clothing and gathering. The Yakima share their concerns and philosophy on sustainable forestry and traditional food and gathering.

Publisher, Date:
[Montréal, P.Q] : National Film Board of Canada, c2008.
1 videodisc (28 min.) : sd., col. ; 12 cm.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
Other Title:
People of the cedar
Originally produced in 2005.
Director/videographer, Catherine Busch-Johnston ; executive producer, Shannon Ramsay, editor, Catherine Busch-Johnston.
Host, Floyd 'Red Crow' Westerman.
DVD-R; NTSC multizone.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
C 0108 437
153C 0108 437
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