Nikanite (Keep Moving)

  • Filmmaker(s) :

    Vicki Aylestock

  • Original title : Nikanite (Keep Moving)
  • Duration : 04:56
  • Year : 2018
  • Genre : Documentary
  • Community : Mashteuiatsh
  • Nation : Innu
  • Workshop : Mashteuiatsh


Vicki Aylestock shares her story of school perseverance. In June 2018, after her third time going back to school, she finally graduated high school. She tells us about the struggles she faces as a young mother and what kept her going. This evocative family portrait shows us a proud Vicki who intends on passing on her values to her daughter but also to other student mothers.

Film crew

Screenplay : Vicki Aylestock Director : Vicki Aylestock in collaboration with the Wapikoni Team Camera : Guillaume Shea-Blais, Julie Anne Bautista-Beauchesne, Irène-Kimberley Valin-Awashish Editing : Vicki Aylestock, Julie Anne Beautista-Beauchesne Sound Recording : Julie Anne Bautista-Beauchesne Original Music : Gabriel Siméon-Basilish Filmmaker Mentors : Julie Anne Bautista-Beauchesne, Guillaume Shea-Blais Youth Outreach Worker : Claudine Pelletier Paquin Local Coordinator : Shawn Dominique Special Thanks to : Nipimishkan School and Carole Labarre, for being here.