Informational Videos

  

2016

Buffalo Hunters

A complete How-To for hunting Buffalo (Bison), featuring Fort Smith Metis hunters, Ken Hudson, and Earl Evans. Client: The South Slave Metis Council

Fish & Water Sampling on Lac La Martre

2 videos, 16 minutes and 12 minutes, on how to monitor fish and water in your lake. Featuring Lac La Martre to share information with the people of Whatì. Client: Wek'eezhii Renewable Resource Board

2015

  

Tłı̨chǫ Aquatic Ecosystem Monitoring Program

A fish biologist and a water monitoring technician visit a camp on Lac La Martre to share information with the people of Whati. Client: Wek'eezhii Renewable Resource Board

2014

  

Drinking Water in the NWT - A Teachers’ Guide

4 minute web presentation on drinking water awareness resources. Client: Ecology North

2013

Tanning Caribou Hides

28.5 minute video of a professional hide tanner teaching an outdoor workshop on natural tanning to the youth of Kalemi Dene School in Ndilo Client: GNWT

Beaver Lynx and Muskrat Pelthandling

2 videos, 77 minutes and 71 minutes, targeted at trappers, demonstrating the correct way to prepare beaver and muskrat pelts. Client: GNWT - Industry, Tourism & Investment

2012

  

Municipal Bylaw Training Course

60 minutes of training materials for prospective bylaw officers in the NWT. Client: GNWT - Municipal and Community Affairs

Permafrost 101

15 minute permafrost primer to enable municipalities to better deal with infrastructure, construction, repair, and maintenance. Client: NWT Association of Communities

Community Emergency Planning

A comprehensive Emergency Management Training course. Client: GNWT - Municipal and Community Affairs

2011

  

Fox and Marten Pelthandling

2 videos, 97 minutes and 55 minutes, targeted at trappers, demonstrating the correct way to prepare fox and marten pelts. Client: GNWT - Industry, Tourism & Investment

2010

  

Basic Emergency Management in the NWT

43 minute video which serves as an introduction to responding to emergencies in the NWT. Client: GNWT - Municipal and Community Affairs

From Sea to Sea to Sea

10 minute video on proposed road from Inuvik to Tuktoyaktuk for Prime Minister's Office. Client: Town of Inuvik

Take a Kid Harvesting

20 minute video of the N’dilo’s K’alemi Dene school’s visit to the bush to partake in birch sap harvesting. Client: GNWT - Industry, Tourism & Investment

2009

Wolverine Pelthandling

40 minute video targeted at trappers demonstrating the correct way to prepare a wolverine pelt. Client: GNWT - Industry, Tourism & Investment

Building A Birchbark Canoe

6 minute video showing the steps for the making of a Birchbark Canoe by the Yellowknives Dene from materials found in Nature. Client: GNWT - Industry, Tourism & Investment

2008

Water Tank Cleaning

10 minute video (and TV Public Service Announcement) for all NWT Communities on the need for cleaning water tanks and techniques on how to do so. Client: GNWT - Municipal and Community Affairs

Life Source

Translation of this video (listed below) into North and South Slavey, Tlicho, and Inuvialuktuun and the making of one menued DVD containing all versions. Client: GNWT - Municipal and Community Affairs

Respecting the Land & the People

11 minute upgrade to 7 minute video promoting the functions and mandate of the NWT’s Mackenzie Valley Land and Water Board (MVLWB). Client: MVLWB

2007

ABC’s

60 minute video showcasing in-classroom techniques for working with attention behaviour. Client: Stanton Territorial Authority

Life Source

21 minute instructional video about the importance of water treatment services in the NWT. Client: GNWT - Municipal and Community Affairs

2006

Home Energy Savings

30 minute instructional video about winterizing your home. Client: Tait Communications

2004

  

Land Use Planning in the Deh Cho Territory

15 minute video about all aspects of land use planning and conservation efforts in the Deh Cho region of the NWT, released in English & South Slavey. Client:  Deh Cho Land Use Planning Committee

A Unique Partnership

14 minute video introducing the aims of the Intergovernmental Forum. Client: Aboriginal Summit, GNWT, Indian and Northern Affairs Canada

More Than Words:  Family Literacy in the NWT

17 minute video promoting literacy techniques for families and educators.  Includes 3, 30 second PSAs for broadcast on TV. Client: NWT Literacy Council

2003

  

How a Polling Station Works & How the Central Polling Place Works

Two 15 minute training videos and 2 PSAs in 6 languages for the 2003 NWT General Election. Client: Elections NWT

Mackenzie Valley Land & Water Board

7 minute Trade Show Video promoting the functions and mandate of the NWT’s  Mackenzie Valley Land and Water Board (MVLWB). Also we created a 30 second PSA for TV. Client: MVLWB

Warm Hearts in a Cold Land

38 minute video of a talk and photographs by Bishop John R. Sperry covering his many years living in the Arctic. Client: Department of National Defence

The Caribou Hunters

7 minute video illustrating safe caribou hunting techniques and efficient and clean field butchering techniques.  Client: The South Slave Metis Alliance

2001

  

Safety at Community Airports

15 minute safety video. Client: GNWT Transportation

The Way to Treat Caribou

30 minute video about the way Dene handle their biggest renewable resource, released in Dogrib. Client: Dogrib Treaty 11

Helping Families, Helping Children - Part 2

30 minute video on early intervention for preschool children with fetal alcohol syndrome. Client: Yellowknife Association For Community Living

1999

Dogrib and Caribou

17 minute video on caribou studies for Traditional Knowledge Projects. Client: Treaty 11

Dene Weekly Perspective

9 - 30 minute news shows in North and South Slavey, Dogrib and Chipewyan. Client: Native Communications Society of the Western NWT (NCS)

1998

It’s a Good Day to Quit

14 minute anit-smoking production in 7 languages. Client: Canadian Cancer Society

1997

  

Helping Families - Helping Children - Part 1

30 minute video on early intervention for preschool children with fetal alcohol syndrome. Client: Yellowknife Association For Community Living

1995

  

Global Positioning System

10 minute video, identifies the dangers of relying on GPS’s exclusively when on the land. Client: RCMP

Nahanni

10 minute montage of aerial and ground photography of Nahanni National Park & World Heritage. Client: GNWT Department of Education, Culture & Employment

1994

For a Better World

30 minutes, shows the implementation of inclusive schooling in the NWT - Client: GNWT Dept. of Education, Culture & Employment

Our New Sexuality

40 minute video of 2 day workshop for women on STD prevention. Yellowknife Films/Gaia Productions (Now Third Eye Mind Ltd.) Client: NWT Status of Women Council

New Solution to an Old Problem

9 minute video on the building of the north's first baling facility for waste management. Client: City of Yellowknife

1990

  

Whole Language - A Northern Experience

20 minute film about the “Whole Language Learning” technique. Client: GNWT Department of Education, Culture & Employment

1986

The Great Beyond

A 30 minute film promoting tourism. Client: Travel Industry Association of the NWT