Becoming the Warrior

  • Filmmaker(s) :

    Alexander Jerome

  • Original title : Becoming the Warrior
  • Duration : 04:51
  • Year : 2016
  • Genre : Music video
  • Community : Gesgapegiag
  • Nation : Mi’gmaq
  • Workshop : Gesgapegiag


A creative music video that depicts the battle between modernity and tradition and the pride, pain, sadness, happiness and mixed emotions of being Indigenous and reclaiming one’s roots.

Film crew

Director Alexander Jerome With DJ XS7 Camera Clark Ferguson, Zachary Greenleaf, Jennifer-Sky Jerome, Emmet Walsh Editing Clark Ferguson, Alexander Jerome Technic Richard Daniel Allen, Jewel Jerome Set Photographer Casey Caplin Filmmaker Mentors Clark Ferguson, Emmet Walsh Filmmaker Mentors Assistant Zachary Greenleaf Youth Outreach Worker and Training Assistant Jacinthe Beaudet