Nitem Kami Matiziyan (The First Time)

  • Filmmaker(s) :

    Charlie Penosway

  • Original title : Nitem Kami Matiziyan (The First Time)
  • Duration : 04:37
  • Year : 2019
  • Genre : Documentary, Music video
  • Community : Kitcisakik
  • Nation : Anishnabe
  • Workshop : Kitcisakik


Nitem Kami Matiziyan (The First Time) is a music video for Charlie Penosway’s Anishinaabe song about his experience being sent to a residential school.

Film crew

Starring: Charlie Penosway Production: Wapikoni mobile Directed by: Charlie Penosway and the Wapikoni team Camera: Théo Sohiez, Mathieu Laprise Editing: Christina Papatie, Théo Sohiez, Mathieu Laprise Sound Recording: Christina Papatie Original Music: Charlier Penosway Filmmaker Mentors: Théo Sohiez, Mathieu Laprise Youth Outreach Worker: Étienne Gagnon Lalonde Assistant Filmmakers: Christina Papatie, Daphnée Penosway Local Coordinator: Cherilyn Papatie