A Stolen Sister

  • Filmmaker(s) :

    Debbie S. Mishibinijima

  • Original title : A Stolen Sister
  • Duration : 04:43
  • Year : 2018
  • Genre : Documentary
  • Community : Wikwemikong
  • Nation : Anishnabe
  • Workshop : Wikwemikong


Debbie's fourth film with Wapikoni addresses the collective trauma affecting the First Nations of Canada caused by the missing and murdered indigenous women and girls. Through the story of Cheyenne's father, John, she points out the possibilities of healing the affected communities through the promotion of tradition, powwow dancing and spiritual teachings. 

Film crew

Producer Manon Barbeau Director Debbie Mishibinijima in collaboration with the Wapikoni team Filmmaker Mentors Raquel Sancinetti, Emmet Walsh Youth Outreach Worker Mathieu Buzzetti-MelançonAssistant Filmmaker Aaron Manitowabi Local Coordinator Natalie Neganegijig