Nitaskinan (Land)

  • Filmmaker(s) :

    Maïlys Flamand

  • Original title : NItaskinan (Land)
  • Duration : 0:01:55
  • Year : 2018
  • Genre : Animation, Exercise, Experimental
  • Community : Manawan
  • Nation : Atikamekw
  • Workshop : Concordia


A young woman tries to build a new life in an urban setting.

Film crew

Producer: Manon Barbeau Written, directed, animated and edited by Maïlys Flamand Workshop Design & Production: Liz Miller, Kester Dyer Student Mentors: Zaccary Dyck, Jaëlle Dutremble-Rivet Animation Consultant: Alisa Telengut Acknowledgements: Wapikoni mobile, particularly Audrey Campeau, Marie-Ève Bergeron, Étienne Gagnon Lalonde, Manon Barbeau, Odile Joannette and Mélanie Walsh. 

Thanks to the entire Communication Studies Department at Concordia, especially Cherry Smiley, Monica Kin Gagnon, Anastasia Argiropoulos, Doug Hollingworth, and Alessandra Renzi. Thanks also to Shira Avni, Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinema. Thanks to Concordia Residence Life, Concordia Welcome Center Sandra Gabriele, Vice-provost of Innovation in Teaching and Learning.  This project was made possible by a Partnership Engage Grant of the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council. And finally, I extend my gratitude to Concordia’s Life Residences and Concordia’s Welcome Centre.