Ojibwa (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)

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Grey Owl (1999)

PG-13 | 118 min | Biography, Drama, Western

The story of the life and work of the Canadian fur trapper-turned-conservationist who claimed to be an aboriginal North American.

Director: Richard Attenborough | Stars: Pierce Brosnan, Stewart Bick, Vlasta Vrana, Annie Galipeau

Votes: 3,316 | Gross: $0.63M

Path of Souls (2012)

137 min | Drama

Of First Nations background originally from central Manitoba, Jon Beardsley, a Ph.D. candidate, dies one week before he was scheduled to embark on his final field trip to complete his ... See full summary »

Director: Jeremy Torrie | Stars: Adam Beach, Laura Harris, Corey Sevier, Lorne Cardinal

Votes: 57

Hochelaga, Land of Souls (2017)

100 min | History

Mohawk archaeologist Baptiste Asigny engages in a search for his ancestors following a tragic terrain slump in the Percival Molson Stadium.

Director: François Girard | Stars: Samian, Raoul Max Trujillo, Gilles Renaud, Siân Phillips

Votes: 417

Falls Around Her (2018)

100 min | Drama, Thriller

A successful singer leaves everything behind to return to her reservation to live alone.

Director: Darlene Naponse | Stars: Tantoo Cardinal, Tina Keeper, Gail Maurice, Johnny Issaluk

Votes: 76

The Windigo

Horror, Thriller | Post-production

An ancient Chippewa demon, the WINDIGO, is resurrected by a Native American teenager and his grandmother to protect their family after a run-in with back-woods meth dealers. They soon ... See full summary »

Director: Gabe Torres | Stars: Marco Fuller, Fivel Stewart, Tonantzin Carmelo, Casey Camp-Horinek

Unsettled (2020– )

30 min | Drama | Active

A fish out of water drama series about a family in the midst of an identity crisis.

Stars: Cheri Maracle, Brandon Oakes, Pamela Matthews, Wesley French

The Truths of Turtle Island (2020– )


Jimmy O'Chiese, heredity Chief, spiritual leader of the Anishnaabe people and the last knowledge keeper of Turtle Island shares the spirit of our existence. Our true history, and insights ... See full summary »

Star: Chief Jimmy O'Chiese

In the Beginning was Water and Sky (2017)

13 min | Short, Drama, Fantasy

A haunting and visually stunning fairy tale that blends fantasy and real life events. Two Native American children struggle to find their way back to a home that may be lost forever.

Director: Ryan Ward | Stars: Norma-Sue Hill, Shohnáhose Davin Bomberry, Carter Simon, Jenna Clause

Votes: 7

The Embargo Project (2015)

73 min | Drama

Five Indigenous women filmmakers from across Canada challenge one another to make a film under a set of restrictions tailored to each filmmaker. Quebec, Ontario, British Columbia, Nunavut/ ... See full summary »

Directors: Alethea Arnaquq-Baril, Zoe Leigh Hopkins, Lisa Jackson, Caroline Monnet, Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers | Stars: Marie Brassard, Julien Morin, Tammy Hill, Santee Smith

Promise the Moon (1997 TV Movie)

97 min | Adventure, Drama, Western

The sudden death of a ranch owner leaves his hearing impaired son, who has been institutionalized from childhood, with the responsibility of keeping the land in the family.

Director: Ken Jubenvill | Stars: Henry Czerny, Colette Stevenson, Aidan Devine, Richard Donat

Votes: 74

Sakala Tirtha To Charane (2003)


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Director: Basant Sahu | Stars: Anita Das, Mihir Das, Siddhanta Mahapatra, Bijoy Mohanty

Ikwe (1986 TV Movie)

58 min | Drama

A young Ojibwa girl from 1770 marries a Scottish fur trader and leaves home for the shores of Georgian Bay.

Director: Norma Bailey | Stars: Geraint Wyn Davies, Hazel King, Gladys Taylor, Patrick Bruyère

Votes: 27

Bitter Smoke (2019)

14 min | Short, Thriller

In winter long ago, an Ojibwe woman and her child are starving but when her missing husband returns, the family must deal with a far greater threat.

Directors: Alexandre Trudeau, Mark Ellam | Stars: Cara Gee, Louka Belanger, Flint Eagle

The Healing Dance (2019 Video)

4 min | Animation, Short

Rosie is preparing to dance in her first pow wow, but after Nookomis tells her the origin story of jingle dancing, she worries that she's not as ready as she thought she was. The drums are calling, but will Rosie answer them?

Director: Shaelyn Johnston | Stars: Kailani Austin, Monica M. Benson, Douglas Treloar, Nicole Cardinal

Cradlesong (2003)

71 min | Music

A musically-driven dramatic feature with original songs that create a journey through the consequences and realities of a rural Native community leading up to one character's moment of madness.

Director: Darlene Naponse | Stars: Liz Wabegejig, Nathan Hunter, Schuyler Webster, Thea Pattison

Treading Water: Plight of the Manitoba First Nation Flood Evacuees (2014)


Treading Water is a deeply intimate look at the unexpected, untold story of the real-life evacuees behind the national headlines of the 2011 Manitoba flood.

Director: Janelle Wookey

Cry of the Loon (2019)

28 min | Sport

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Stars: Joe Wesley, Victor Lyon

The Longest Walk Through Hollywood (2009)

9 min | Documentary, Short

SYNOPSIS OF THE LONGEST WALK THROUGH HOLLYWOOD Comedian Charlie Hill (Oneida of Wisconsin) and actress Kateri Walker (Saginaw Chippewa/First Nations Ojibway) travel around Hollywood ... See full synopsis »

Director: Kevin Cloud Brechner | Stars: Charlie Hill, Kateri Walker, Arigon Starr, Sue Maralit

The Strange Case of Bunny Weequod (1999)

23 min | Short, Drama

A Native American Man survives a boating accident on a striken lake and returns strangely changed and driven.

Director: Steve Van Denzen | Stars: Lorne Cardinal, Vince Manitowabi, Kateri Walker, Bernelda Wheeler

The Beauty of My People (1978)

30 min | Documentary, Short

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Director: Alan Collins | Stars: Sherman Maness, Arthur Shilling

Prayer of Passage (2001)

Short, Drama

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Director: Chris Zeller | Stars: Terry Big Charles, Xavier Pilsudski, Alex Rice

The MMIW Talk: Live at Bluestockings (2019 TV Special)

141 min | Talk-Show

Four prominent activists in the missing and murdered Indigenous women crisis engage in a critical and heated discussion at New York's historic Bluestockings Bookstore, Activist Center and ... See full summary »

Director: Riayn Spaero | Stars: Sheila Lamb, Patti Larsen, Bridget Perrier, Riayn Spaero

When It Rains (II) (2012)

1 min | Short

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Director: Cara Mumford | Star: Sandra Lamouche Yellowhorn

Regaining Food Sovereignty (2013)

58 min | Documentary

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Director: Scott C. Knudson

American Playhouse (1981– )

180 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

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Director: Jan Egleson | Stars: Victor Garber, Paul Guilfoyle, Patrick Kilpatrick, Joseph Runningfox

Votes: 23

Come Dine with Me Canada (2010– )

22 min | Reality-TV

Keith McCrady is the last of this fivesome to host. His First Nations-inspired menu, reflecting his ethnic heritage, consists of venison gumbo and bannock as the appetizer, pierogi lasagna ... See full summary »

Director: Michelle Mama | Stars: Jamie Carr, Shelly Claridge, Ravinder Dhugee, Craig Halket