Misidjipzin (Birch Cradle)


Misidjipzin follows Siarra, a young woman of Kitiganik, who spends time with her kokom while making a birch craddle. This film explores the importance of family and passing down knowledge to future generations.

Film crew

Producer: Manon Barbeau Writer: Siarra McDougall Directors: Siarra McDougall, Gracy Ratt in collaboration with the Wapikoni team Camera: William Jerome, Nicolas Lachapelle Editing: Siarra McDougall, Guillaume Collin Sound Recording: Guillaume Collin, Nicolas Lachapelle Original Music: Derius Matchewan Filmmaker-Mentors: Guillaume Collin, Nicolas Lachapelle Youth Outreach Worker: Gabrielle Bélanger Local Coordinator: Jaimie Wawatie