STK-ID 35252

Various exterior shots of Indigenous Chief speaking at official opening of Kainai sectional houses and mobile homes plant, Prime Minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau in evidence. MS PAN of dignitaries sitting on rostrum. Various shots of another chief talking into microphone, of Indigenous child wearing traditional dress sitting with spectators, of white man making presentation to Prime Minister Trudeau, of Trudeau coming to microphone and talking to spectators. Various shots of dignitaries standing up on rostrum, walking to door of plant building, Trudeau cutting red ribbon with knife and entering building. Shots of crowd and of Indigenous women’s brass band. Various shots of Prime Minister Trudeau and dignitaries entering teepee, Indigenous women serving them coffee and sandwiches, of Trudeau receiving painting depicting Indigenous man on horse, of everybody leaving teepee. (10/07/1972)


Excerpt from
Southern Alberta
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome, 35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio