Five Simple Minutes

  • Filmmaker(s) :

    Darlene Jerome

  • Original title : Five Simple Minutes
  • Duration : 03:50
  • Year : 2014
  • Genre : Essay
  • Community : Gesgapegiag
  • Nation : Mi’gmaq
  • Workshop : Gesgapegiag


Five Simple Minutes tells the personal and spiritual journey of Darlene Jerome through signing and drumming. Her story is supported by a performance of her song Giju, which she sings with children who she teaches to.

Film crew

Written and Directed by Darlene Jerome In Collaboration with the Wapikoni Mobile Team Featuring Darlene Jerome, Haley Jerome, Amber Jerome, Leah Condo, Darcy Condo, Paige Jerome, Mimiges Jerome, Chealsey Jerome, Camera Crystal Dawn Jerome, Draven Bernard, Philippe-David Gagné, Clark Ferguson Boom Operator Courtney Jerome, Lynn Jerome, Gabrielle Caron Editing Darlene Jerome, Philippe-David Gagné, Clark Ferguson Original Music by Darlene Jerome Filmakers Mentors Philippe-David Gagné, Clark Ferguson Youth Outreach and Training Assistant Gabrielle Caron Local Coordinator Draven Bernard Special Thanks to Rod Larocque, Carolyn Larocque, Christiane Bernard, Angelique Condo, Clement Bernard, The Health Center, The Band Office, The Galgoasiet Natural Resource Center, The community of Gesgapegiag