STK-ID 16357

Series of shots of powwow; shots of men wearing beautiful traditional clothes and head-dresses beating drum with people dancing in circle around them (1:40). Good shots of men performing various dances, including Hoop Dance in which dancers use several large rings, producing various figures (3:25). Various shots of man performing Eagle Dance (2:25). More shots of group dance around drummer, tee-pees are visible in background (2:39). More good shots of two Hope Dancers performing (3:48). More shots of man performing Eagle Dance at dusk (3:25). Shots of sihouette of men dancing around drummer at dusk (0:31).


Excerpt from
Native Training Film
Prairie Provinces
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome
Aspect ratio