Standing Buffalo

Standing Buffalo

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An account of a rug-making cooperative organized by Sioux Indian women of the Standing Buffalo Reserve in the Qu'Appelle Valley of southern Saskatchewan. The Indians of this band are descended from a tribe that migrated from Minnesota during armed clashes a hundred years ago. The Sioux are noted for their distinctive, colourful designs. This film shows details of their handicraft.

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Credits
  • director
    Joan Henson
  • producer
    Wolf Koenig
  • script
    Stanley Jackson
  • photography
    Martin Duckworth
  • sound
    Hans Oomes
  • editing
    Michael McKennirey
  • sound editing
    Les Halman
  • re-recording
    George Croll
    Jean-Pierre Joutel
  • narrator
    Patrick Watson

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