Our Elders

  • Filmmaker(s) :

    PWT Class from the James Bay Eeyou School in Chisasibi

  • Original title : Our Elders
  • Duration : 0:05:39
  • Year : 2019
  • Genre : Documentary
  • Community : Chisasibi
  • Nation : Cree
  • Workshop : Chisasibi


A group of Cree teenagers who are part of a special school program learn traditional crafts and environmental practices as a way to develop their sense of belonging to their culture and community.

Film crew

Producer: Manon Barbeau Directed by the PWT Agricultural Program of the James Bay Eeyou School in collaboration with the Wapikoni team Camera: Darlene Louttit, Eddie-Cinden Sealhunter, Caden House, Emmet Walsh Editing: Jean-Philippe Marquis Sound Recording: Emmet Walsh, Jaydon Louttit, Aaron Sealhunter Antonio Kawapit, Eddie-Cinden Sealhunter Filmmaker Mentors: Emmet Walsh, Jean-Philippe Marquis Youth Outreach Worker: Michaël Dupont Assistant Filmmaker: Christian Monias Local Coordinator: Dinah Sam