Simon Riverin is Innu. He was born on October 7, 1980. He grew up in Québec City and went to the Ts8tai School in Wendake. He went back to live in his community, Pessamit, when he was a teenager. He has a passion for music and sound and recently graduated from a Sound Production program in Montreal. He collaborated with Wapikoni Mobile in the past but he directed his first short in 2017 at the Montreal workshop.