A 500 year old relationship ... coming out of conflict, colonialism and denial.

Assembly of First Nations National Chief Shawn A-in-chut Atleo called 8th Fire, "very, very powerful." He said, "I was personally very emotionally moved by watching this documentary." Read more.

Watch 8TH Fire Dispatches from a team of Aboriginal storytellers from across the country.

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What is the 8TH Fire?

8TH Fire draws from an Anishinaabe prophecy that declares now is the time for Aboriginal peoples and the settler community to come together and build the '8TH Fire' of justice and harmony.

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