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Richard Cardinal cry from a diary of a Métis child.
DVD
2007
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A moving tribute to Richard Cardinal, a Metis adolescent who committed suicide at 17, in 1984. Removed from his home at age 4 because of family problems, he was then moved between 28 foster homes, group homes and shelter...

The sweater
DVD
2007
5 available of 5 items

When Roch grew out of his hockey sweater, his mother wrote away for a larger one. To his chagrin instead of the coveted red, white and blue jersey of the Canadiens, the parcel contained the blue and white sweater of the...

The day Jimmy's boa ate the wash --and more short stories
DVD
2005
2 available of 2 items

The day Jimmy's boa ate the wash: The class trip to the farm was pretty dull, until the cow started crying, the pigs got on the bus and Jimmy's pet boa got loose! Shrinking Violet: Violet is so shy that she shrinks when...

No address
VHS
1 available of 1 items

NO ADDRESS focuses on the young natives who make up part of the swelling homeless population. It explores why many young people leave their communities, what their hopes are, what they actually find, and their eventual d...

Frankensteer
DVD
2005
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Richard Cardinal cry from a diary of a Metis child /cwritten and directed by Alanis Obomsawin.
VHS
1986
2 available of 2 items

In his short life, Richard Cardinal learned much about indifference. His diary speaks hauntingly of the misery and longing of a young boy who spent thirteen years being shunted through a seemingly endless series of foste...

Richard Cardinal cry from a diary of a Metis child
DVD
1986
1 available of 1 items

Richard Cardinal committed suicide when he was seventeen. At age four, he and seven siblings had been removed from their parents' care, and Richard saw little of any of his family after that. He lived in twenty-eight f...

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