Iskwew-ishkueu (Woman)

  • Filmmaker(s) :

    Maïlys Flamand

  • Original title : Iskwew-ishkueu (Woman)
  • Duration : 03:27
  • Year : 2020
  • Genre : Experimental
  • Community : Manawan
  • Nation : Atikamekw


A young woman testifies about her journey from her community to an urban setting. After experiencing culture shock in the city, she wants to live there from now on. Iskwew-ishkueu: a peaceful film born of resilience.

Film crew

Starring: Maïlys Flamand Production Company: Wapikoni Screenwriting: Maïlys Flamand Director: Maïlys Flamand in collaboration with the Wapikoni team Camera: Maïlys Flamand, Jemmy Echaquan Dubé, Kijâtai-Alexandra Veillette-Cheezo Editing: Maïlys Flamand Sound Recording: Simon Riverin Filmmaker-Mentor: Yousra Benziane Outreach Worker: Julie Sarrazin Thank you to: Marie-Kristine Petiquay and Native Montreal