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The Inquiry Film

Author: Jesse Nishihata
Publication Year: 1977

From Description: "The Inquiry Film was shot in the summer of 1976, during the final months of the Berger Inquiry. It features interviews with many key figures in the Inquiry, as well as footage from the community hearings at Rae (Behchokǫ̀) and Colville Lake. This independent film, produced by Arthur Pape and directed by Jesse Nishihata, won the Canadian Film Festival Award for Best Documentary over 90 Minutes in 1977. The film was donated to the Prince of Wales Heritage Centre by Michael Jackson, Special Counsel for the Berger Inquiry."

Read more about the Inquiry in the Final Report: Northern Frontier, Northern Homeland. 

Watch the film on Vimeo or the Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre website. 

Access this Resource: 

Nishihata, Jesse. The Inquiry Film. Toronto : CFMDC, 1977.


Additional Info

  • Publication Type: Multimedia
  • Place Published: Toronto
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