This is an excerpt from a one-hour educational documentary SWEET BLOOD produced through Spoken Song Productions for the Canadian Cree Health Board. "Sweet Blood" won "Best PSA" (2009) through the Native American Film Institute in San Francisco. I served as producer/writer developing and working directly with the Cree Health Board in addition to 2 weeks "on location" in 3 remote Cree Communities with director Shirley Cheechoo To view the full 1 hour film click here youtube.com/watch?v=OoaCzJ6TLR0
"Sweet Blood, Living Well with Diabetes" tells the stories of James Bay Cree who are making changes in their lives to manage diabetes. Their journeys show us that everyone has a unique path in reaching a healthy balance and that every step counts.
In addition to the 1-hour is a series of short videos created from our footage that include: "Shopping with Helen(Cree Nutritionist expert), "Active Living," "Healthy Eating," "Good Medicine," "Balancing Your Blood Sugar"