Shaynah Decontie Thusky

Shaynah Decontie Thusky

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Shaynah Decontie Thusky is Anisnabe and comes from Kitigan Zibi. She has directed three short films with the Wapikoni: Saagihidiwin (Love ) in 2009, Unknown in 2010 and Finding The Light in 2013. Her work is inspired by themes such as love relationships but also by the issue of missing and murdered indigenous women. Filled with willingness, determination and good ideas, Shaynah has had to show courage to raise such a sensitive subject to the time in the communities.