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Native American Food Sovereignty Alliance
We are an organization dedicated to restoring the food systems that support Indigenous self-determination, wellness, cultures, values, communities, economies, languages, and families while rebuilding relationships with the land, water, plants, and animals that sustain us.
Gather (streaming, Kanopy)
An intimate portrait of the growing movement amongst Native Americans to reclaim their spiritual, political and cultural identities through food sovereignty, while battling the trauma of centuries of genocide. Gather follows Nephi Craig, a chef from the White Mountain Apache Nation (Arizona), opening an indigenous café as a nutritional recovery clinic; Elsie Dubray, a young scientist from the Cheyenne River Sioux Nation (South Dakota), conducting landmark studies on bison; and the Ancestral Guard, a group of environmental activists from the Yurok Nation (Northern California), trying to save the Klamath river.
Okimah (streaming, National Film Board of Canada)
This documentary focuses on the goose hunt, a ritual of central importance to the Cree people of the James Bay coastal areas. Not only a source of food, the hunt is also used to transfer Cree culture, skills, and ethics to future generations.
The Native Seed Pod
The Native Seed Pod celebrates the diversity and beauty of Native seeds, soils, and Indigenous foods.
Toasted Sister Podcast
After contact, Indigenous foodways and knowledge were devastated, destroyed and replaced with foods that are far from the people. So today, I’m talking to Native chefs and foodies about what Indigenous cuisine is, where it comes from, where it’s headed and how it’s used to connect them and their people to their origins and traditions.
Food Revolution Podcast
Food Revolution brings you stories of food sovereignty from community members and tribal food producers working to build a more just, equitable, and regenerative food system for the Sicangu Lakota Oyate - the Burnt Thigh Nation.
The Place that Sustains Us Podcast
This podcast, produced and hosted by members of the Wisahkotewinowak Collective, features conversations around Indigenous food and land sovereignty.
Our Foods: Chatting About Métis Food Sovereignty
This podcast looks at what food sovereignty means for the Alberta Métis community.