Awin ni nin (Who Am I?)


"Awin ni nin?" means "Who Am I?" in Atikamekw. This dynamic music video is an exploration of traditional and modern Indigenous cultures. Wemotaci youth are proud to reclaim their identities, roots and futures.

There are no French subtitles.


  • 2006 - Best Music Video, Festival international des peuples autochtones unis, Pau, France
  • 2009 - Identity Award - Festival de cine de los Pueblos Indigenas y las naciones sin de Valparaiso, Chili

Film path

Musée du Quai Branly (2015)

Film crew

Lyrics Laura Niquay Music Pascal Sasseville Singer Catherine Boivin Guitarist Jacques Laloche, Anthony Bass Pascal Sasseville Camera Jackie Basile, Steven Chilton, Alexandre Lachance, Rachel Labbé, Chanouk Newashish Editing Alexandre Lachance Filmmaker-Mentors Rachel Labbé, Alexandre Lachance Local Coordinators Alexandra Awashish, Damien Awashish