A New Beginning


Synopsis

After attending his first pow wow, Curtis Shanush decides to change course. This intimate portrait tells viewers how dance and knowing his own culture helped the director change.

Film crew

Director Wanda Miniquaken in collaboration with the Wapikoni team Camera Emilie Baillargeon, Benoit Le Rouzes Menard Editing Emilie Baillargeon Sound recording Leslie Mayappo Jr., Emma Kroeker, Emilie Baillargeon, Benoit Le Rouzes Menard Original music Earl Danyluk Filmmakers Mentors Emilie Baillargeon, Benoit Le Rouzes Menard Youth outreach worker Emma Kroeker Assistant filmmaker Silas Kataptuk Local coordinator Leslie Mayappo Jr. Acknowledgements Wemindji Youth Center, Wemindji Community Hall