• Filmmaker(s) :

    Gaëlle Mollen

  • Original title : Pinatakushkuess
  • Duration : 04:39
  • Year : 2015
  • Genre : Essay, Experimental
  • Community : Ekuanitshit - Mingan
  • Nation : Innu
  • Workshop : Ekuanitshit - Mingan


Born of an Innu mother and a Chadian father, a young woman in her twenties leaves home to travel across the roads throughout the world, in a quest of her identity. A poetic and personal trip between the present and the past, between highway 138 and Black Africa. It is an autobiographical short film filled with tenderness and intimacy.

Film crew

Written and Directed by Gaëlle Mollen  Narration Gaëlle Mollen Participation Yvette Mollen Archives Yvette Mollen, Gaëlle Mollen Camera Joannie Lafrenière Sound Émilie Beaulieu-Guérette Editing Émilie Beaulieu-Guérette, Gaëlle Mollen Music Tania Desneiges Mollen, Corey Jack Filmmaker Mentors Émilie Beaulieu-Guérette, Joannie Lafrenière Youth Outreach Worker Felipe Soto Palestro