Petite chasse (Small Game Hunting)

  • Filmmaker(s) :

    Équipe du Wapikoni mobile

  • Original title : Petite chasse (Small Game Hunting)
  • Duration : 08:04
  • Year : 2005
  • Genre : Documentary
  • Community : Mashteuiatsh
  • Nation : Innu
  • Workshop : Mashteuiatsh


Hunting large game is considered men’s work. But when the hunters are off in the forest the women have to meet their families’ needs, so they hunt small game — a tradition that Huguette Basilish wants to pass on to her daughter Noémie.


  • 2007 - Honourable Mention, Short Documentary Category - Cine Las Americas International Film Festival, Austin, Texas

Film crew

Participation Noémie Basilish, Huguette Basilish Camera Paméla Basilish, Jonathan Germain, Henry Bernadet Sound Recording Paméla Basilish, Mike Blacksmith, Louis Blackburn Editing Louis Blackburn Original Music Bertha Basilish Sound Editing Louis Blackburn Filmmaker Mentors Louis Blackburn, Henry Bernadet