Mommy Goes Race

  • Filmmaker(s) :

    Charlene McConini

  • Original title : Mommy Goes Race
  • Duration : 05:49
  • Year : 2017
  • Genre : Documentary
  • Community : Kitigan Zibi
  • Nation : Algonquin
  • Workshop : Kitigan Zibi


A touching portrait of the only female car racer in Kitigan Zibi Anishinabe Nation. Charlene Mc Conini juggles being a super mum with derby racing she passionately undertakes with her boyfriend and Charlie, an experienced Quebecer driver.

Film crew

Director Charlene McConini in collaboration with the Wapikoni team Camera Tristan Tenasco, Emilie Baillargeon, Marie-Cecile Dietlin Editing Charlene McConini, Emilie Baillargeon, Marie-Cecile Dietlin Sound Recording Keith Whiteduck Production Assistant Travis Buckshot Filmmaker Mentors Emilie Baillargeon, Marie-Cecile Dietlin Youth Outreach Worker Emma Kroeker Assistant Filmmaker Keith Whiteduck, Shaynah Decontie Local Coordinator Charlene McConini