WorldCat Identities

Debassige, Dianne

Overview
Works: 6 works in 10 publications in 1 language and 111 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Folklore 
Roles: Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dianne Debassige
Grand avenue ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mollie, her two daughters Justine and Alice and her son Sheldon have been expelled from the Lokaya Indian Reservation following the death of her husband. With nowhere else to go, Mollie takes her children to a place she once called home - Grand Avenue, and her cousin Anna. Without a husband and father, Mollie and her children will have to forge their own way of life. Whether in the old ways of the Native American people, or in the ways of a modern world, whatever they are searching for, they must find it on Grand Avenue
Daughters of the country ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the historic encounter between Indian and European in the Canadian northwest emerged a mixed-blood nation, the Métis. Here, in a four-part compilation dramatic series that spans two centuries, is their proud story, told from the point of view of courageous Métis women
Hot news ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mavis and her cousin take the canoe to visit Grandmother Teawash at her summer home so Mary can obtain one of grandmother's traditional recipes for the newspaper she works for. While the girls are there a forest fire threatens and the rescue is written up in the paper but not by Mary
Places not our own ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 1929, a Métis family struggles to maintain its dignity and spirit against the prejudice they encounter from the townspeople in the prairie town to which they have moved
Daughters of the country ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two films dealing with the prejudices faced by native women in Canada
Big bear ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
With the government and settlers staking claim to the Cree Indian ancestral lands and hunting grounds the slowly starving Cree are forced from the land they call home. Torn between loyalty to their leader, Chief Big Bear and bitterness at the broken promises of the white man, the Cree are desperate. An epic, gripping saga of betrayal, desperation and courage of a people's love for their land and of their leader's struggle for justice and dignity
 
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Audience level: 0.55 (from 0.17 for Hot news ... to 0.59 for Grand aven ...)
Languages
English (10)