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Land Without Trees, or The Mouchouânipi

Le pays de la terre sans arbre

Directed by Pierre Perrault
Canada, 1980


As tales of old hunts are overlaid on modern-day footage, this documentary emerges more as an interrogation than a narrative. Who, then, truly owns this territory of Mouchouânipi, home to a nomadic Native Canadian people whose rituals daily restore the ages-old poetry of harmony.

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Land Without Trees, or The Mouchouânipi Directed by Pierre Perrault

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