Gaa Miinigooyang/That Which Is Given to Us
(2002, 58 min.) US
Director: Lorraine Norrgard
Associate producer: James Fortier (Métis/Ojibwe)
Narrator: Winona LaDuke (White Earth Ojibwe)
Waasa Inaabidaa/We Look in All Directions series
Produced by: WDSE-TV, Duluth
This episode from a documentary series on the Ojibwe of the upper
Great Lakes focuses on tribal economic life, from traditional
subsistence to the mixed boon of today's casino gambling enterprises.
Interviews with elders, tribal leaders, and historians tell a
heartening story of survival.
Image credit: Gaa Minigooyang/That
Which Is Given to Us