(1) Fats, oils and waxes persist for thousands of years in pottery, so organic residue analysis provides us with totally new insight into the use of pottery that was unimaginable just a few years ago.  This film focuses on prehistoric ceramics from Japan and Korea.  (2) Passamaquoddy leader Deanna Francis made it her mission to re-invigorate the language of her people.  This film traces Deanna’s life, from a murder of a relative by five white hunters that she witnessed as a child to her leadership in bringing her Native American language back.

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