Mendier (Panhandling)

  • Filmmaker(s) :

    Simon Riverin

  • Original title : Mendier (Panhandling)
  • Duration : 01:38
  • Year : 2017
  • Genre : Experimental
  • Community : Pessamit
  • Nation : Innu
  • Workshop : UQAM


This film is a visual exercise taken from a sound bite. Mendier (Panhandling) is an interpretation of what one might feel when begging in the midst of complete indifference. The panhandler's various moods are expressed through movement the viewers can feel.

Film crew

Production company Wapikoni Producer Manon Barbeau Screenplay Simon Riverin Director Simon Riverin Camera Simon Riverin Editing Simon Riverin Original music Niki Matika Thanks to Françoise Lavoie-Pilote and Guy Gendron