Dust ‘n Bones is an educational documentary that examines the challenges of the re-dedication of First Nations remains.
Dust ‘n Bones is an educational POV documentary that examines the challenges and mysteries of dealing with the discovery, preservation, and re-internment of First Nations artifacts and remains. These themes are realized through traditional gravedigger, filmmaker and archaeology assistant Harold Joe’s role in the re-dedication of human remains to sacred burial sites on the Gulf Islands and Vancouver Island of BC. The core, observational narrative follows Joe,who has 40 years of experience in facilitating sensitive interments and re-dedications, as he embarks on one of the most complex and impassioned projects of his career.
Dust ‘n Bones features a highly experienced professional production team that brings a dedication and passion to educating the public about respect for First Nations artifacts and remains through this documentary.