Francis Dumais Storytelling 1
Francis describes the loss of respect for Elders and the current need to regain it.
Francis Dumais’ Teachings 1
Francis contemplates a future without Elders and how youth will live without teachings to guide them.
Francis Introducing Elders
Francis Dumais describes growing up in a large family in Pierceland, Saskatchewan, then Kehewin when they had treaty and now living as Métis/half-breed in Bonnyville. He has many children and grandchildren and lives well.
Francis Dumais Electronics 2
Francis explains how some technology is distracting Indigenous youth from receiving traditional teachings for the future.
Francis Dumais Electronics 1
Francis describes the dependency new generations of Indigenous peoples have on technology.
Francis Dances 1 (Metis Must Dance)
Francis explains the importance of music and dancing to Métis people.
Francis Political 1
Francis remembers the food that the Métis and Indigenous peoples shared, and the treaty that divided the peoples into two.