Beyond Basketball


Synopsis

“Beyond Basketball” follows the women of the All My Relations basketball team in East Van. This group of Indigenous women are active members of their culture and communities and have found a home away from home with one another.


Film crew

Director Lashawn Wahpooseyan in collaboration with the Wapikoni team Camera Rose Stiffarm, Howard Moose, Emmet Walsh & Jean-Philippe Marquis Editing Lashawn Wahpooseyan & Emmet Walsh Sound recording Ty Cadwell Set Photographer Toni Lavallie Filmmakers Mentors Emmet Walsh & Jean-Philippe Marquis Youth outreach worker Toni Lavallie Assistant filmmaker Rose Stiffarm Local coordinator Ellena Neel Acknowledgements Special thanks to my partner Dimicia, members of All My Relations basketball team, Wapikoni Mobile team, Section 35, Strathcona Women’s Basketball League, Aboriginal Friendship Centre & All My Relations Entertainment