Forty Blocks

Cheryl L'Hirondelle

1994, 06:57 minutes, colour, English


Forty Blocks is a music video which chronicles a Metis woman's journey from a home, where as a child she was abused, across town to her Kokum's house where she was never allowed to go. The journey and the song it inspires are healing, as she reclaims her connection to her culture, her blood and the earth. "this dance on earth, my lifelong search, a right to passage within the arms of my Kokom."

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