Documentaries

Princesses

Beauty standards, always a topic that's particularly subjective. So how have aesthetic values changed amongst indigenous peoples? En-route for a trip to demystify some of the most tenacious myths.

Directed by: Sonia Bonspille-Boileau (Canada, 2018)

Episodes

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12
À la mode de chez nous
Our own fashion

Indigenous fashion is much more than a simple question of appearance. It's a process with its roots in age-old traditions, leading to the creation of clothes, footwear and jewellery that are all totally unique.

Directed by: Sonia Bonspille-Boileau (Canada, 2018)
Episode
13
Finalement, la beauté ?
Finally, what is beauty?

Beauty standards are often imposed by the fashion industry, varying according to the period. For indigenous women, as for all other women, beauty isn't limited to an ensemble of physical attributes.

Directed by: Sonia Bonspille-Boileau (Canada, 2018)