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Zannis, Mark

Overview
Works: 14 works in 55 publications in 1 language and 315 library holdings
Genres: History  Claims  Interviews  Trials, litigation, etc  Drama  Biography  Guidebooks  Case studies 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: HV9309.Y85, 364.68
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mark Zannis
Acts of defiance ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the conflict between Canadian Mohawks, provincial police, and non-Indian citizens in the summer of 1990 in Kahnawake and Kanesatake, Quebec over a land dispute
Louisbourg under siege ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a recreation of life at the French fortress of Louisbourg which flourished between 1713 and 1758 on Cape Breton in Nova Scotia, and of its siege in 1745. Thought to be impregnable, it was nevertheless successfully attacked by the British during "King George's War". The attackers were volunteers from New England, who, though untrained, were heavily motivated by economic concerns, the cod fishery especially. Britain's return of Louisbourg to the French, during the peace, infuriated the New Englanders who had sacrificed so much
Circles ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the Yukon, an innovative program is bringing together a traditional form of aboriginal justice--circle sentencing--and the Canadian justice system. Sentencing circles don't focus on punishment. Instead, they bring together the perpetrator of a crime, his or her victims, and peers and family in an effort to bring healing to the community
Power one river, two nations ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When Hydro-Québec announced its intention to proceed with the enormous James Bay II hydroelectric project, the 15,000 Cree who live in the region decided to stand up to the giant utility. With unprecedented access to key figures like Cree leader Matthew Coon Come and American environmental activist Robert Kennedy Jr., [this documentary] is the compelling, behind-the-scenes story of the Cree's five-year battle to save the Great Whale River and their traditional way of life"--Container
Power the James Bay Cree versus Hydro-Quebec ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Relying on ingenuity, perseverance and luck, the Cree of northern Quebec force the cancellation of the James Bay II project, achieving one of the most important environmental victories of our times. In the process, they discover their own power as a nation
To my birthmother... ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This video is about Marie's frank and earthy account of a personal journey through other times and other places to find the woman who gave her life. A fascinating story of a reunion fraught with suspense, humour and humanity."
Fennario his world on stage ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A portrait of the man and his work. Examines the writer's politically charged theatre and his connections to the working-class Montreal districts of Point St. Charles and Verdun
David Fennario's Banana Boots ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A production of David Fennario's one-man play which recounts his memories of home in the Verdun neighbourhood of Montreal and his journey to Belfast for the Irish premier of his hit play Balconville
My Doukhobor cousins ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides a rare, personal look inside this mysterious spiritual community. Brushing over the differences between competing Doukhobor sects, the Canadian public has tended to see all Doukhobors as dangerous lawbreakers. Bitterness and anger across lines persist as families, who were torn apart when the government imprisoned hundreds of Doukhobors and forcefully took their children from them, reunite
Murder Remembered - Norfolk County 1950 ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program goes back to Langton, a small town in Ontario, documenting the bank robbery of 1950, committed by Herbert McAuliffe. Combining reenactments with first-hand accounts, the video details the robbery, two murders, the subsequent manhunt and eventual trail, shedding new light on McAuliffe's personality
Cree Way ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Murdoch, principal of the Indian Affairs school at Rupert House, James Bay, and his wife, Gerti, have initiated a curriculum development project using local people and resources. The teaching materials are drawn from Cree folklore, are mainly in Cree, and make use of old photographs, artifacts and books that are written and printed in the community. The school year is organized so that pupils have time to go hunting and fishing with their families. This innovative approach makes local control of education a reality in native communities
Welcome to Nunavut ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This film travels with six northern characters during four franzied days at the birth of Nunavut - Canada's newest territory. Featuring Paul Okalik, Sytukoe Joamie, Suzanne Laliberté, Lucie Idlout, Bryan Pearson, and Bert Rose
To the Queen Mother from Canada with love ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1990 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This video was produced as a special Golden Anniversary gift for the Queen Mother commemorating her many visits to Canada
Blockade Algonquins defend the forest ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A small group of Algonquins take on the Canadian government and the logging industry to save their traditional hunting grounds and way of life
 
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