Neka (Mommy)

  • Filmmaker(s) :

    Nemnemiss McKenzie

  • Original title : Neka (Mommy)
  • Duration : 04:21
  • Year : 2014
  • Genre : Animation, Documentary
  • Community : Uashat Mak Mani-Utenam
  • Nation : Innu
  • Workshop : Uashat mak Mani-Utenam


On a paper, crumpled with time, a young woman pays tribute to her mother.


  • 2015 - Jury Honourable Mention – Fantasia International Film Festival, Montreal

Film path

Fantasia Festival International de films (Montreal, 2015)

Festival Présence Autochtone (Montreal, 2015)

Festival du nouveau cinéma (Montreal, 2014) 

Film crew

Director Nemnemiss McKenzie in Collaboration with Wapikoni Mobile Team Drawings Anne-Pinameinsh Vachon-McKenzie, Kananish Vachon-McKenzie Sound Recording Geneviève Dulude-De Celles, Sophie Guérin, Nemnemiss McKenzie Animation After Effects Charlène Chesnier Filmmaker Mentors Geneviève Dulude-De Celles, Sophie Guérin Youth Outreach Worker and Teaching Assistant Jacinthe Beaudet Local Coordinator Nemnemiss McKenzie Filmmake Mentors Assistant Christopher Grégoire-Gabriel Thanks to My mother and my daughters, Caroline McKenzie, Jean St-Onge, Musée Le Shaputuan 

This project has been made possible in part by Canadian Heritage