Footage Information

NFB Archives
Indian Training
Various shots of Indigenous children enjoying themselves in and around a swimming pool, swimming and diving off a diving board. HAMLS of the Caughnawaga (Kahnawake) Celebration Center welcome sign. Several shots of Indigenous people milling about, some wearing feathers, some working at the preparations for the festival. Incidental shots of a log stockade in the background. Sequence on a canoe race, men portaging canoes from stockade to river. LSs of Indigenous canoes racing. Various shots of costumed Indigenous women, youngsters doing dances on a platform. Sequence on a lacrosse game in progress between two junior teams. PAN of the Caughnawaga (Kahnawake) village.
National Film Board
Kahnawake;Monteregie (region);Quebec (province);Canada
16mm neg b&w
HDCAM SR; Digital Video Disk; Reel 16 mm
4/3; Anamorphique(4/3)
1920 x 1080 (HD)
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