Native Legends*

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Native Legends*

  • 1994 ----- color ----- 22 min ----- vhs
  • Segments: 1. The Owl Who Married a Goose (8 min) An Inuit tale for young and old - when a goose captures the fancy of an owl, the owl is quite bewildered by what follows. 2. Summer Legend (8 min) The story of the Micmac people in the cold white dawning of their world, and of how Glooscap battled with the giant Winter in order to bring Summer to the North. 3. The Owl and the Raven (7 min) According to this Inuit legend the raven was not always the jet-black bird that it is today; the owl had something to do with its transformation. (Closed-Captioned) (Donated by the Department of Canadian Studies) (Restricted to use by institutions of learning within the State of Washington only)
  • Topics: (American Indian Studies, Art: Tribal, Canadian Studies, Literature, Motion Pictures: Animation)