Nemnemiss McKenzie

Nemnemiss McKenzie

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Biography

Nemnemiss McKenzie is from the Innu community of Matimekush Lac-John, Quebec, Canada. A former teacher, she is very involved within her community and speaks freely about drugs and alcool issues. A coordinator for the last three years at Wapikoni Mobile, Nemnemiss has also directed 8 films through which she transmits her culture and diffuses the Innu values while also showing the resilience of the community despite the existing problems.


Awards

  • 2015 - Jury Honourable Mention – Fantasia International Film Festival, Montreal

Film(s)