Secret Path

Charlie Wenjack was 12-years-old when he ran away from Cecilia Jeffrey Indian Residential School in Kenora. He had been gone a week when his body was discovered beside the railroad tracks near Redditt on Oct. 23, 1966. His parents weren’t told that he was missing.

When We Play Our Drums, They Sing

This the story of 12-year-old Dene Cho, who is angry that his people are losing their language, traditions, and ways of being. Elder Snowbird shares their history including the impact Residential schools. It is through this conversation that Dene Cho begins to find himself, and begins to realize that understanding the past can ultimately change …