From CBC News:
Acclaimed MÃ©tis filmmaker Gil Cardinal dead at 65
Cardinal directed several dramas for the CBC, including the miniseriesÂ Big BearÂ in 1998, which garnered a Gemini nomination, andÂ Indian Summer: The Oka CrisisÂ in 2006.
Cardinal also directed numerous episodes of the award-winning CBC television seriesÂ North of 60, where he worked with CreeÂ writer Jordan Wheeler. Continue reading.