The Bear's Dance (Masko nimiwin)

  • Filmmaker(s) :

    Marie-Christine Petiquay

  • Original title : The Bear's Dance (Masko nimiwin)
  • Duration : 06:23
  • Year : 2008
  • Genre : Documentary
  • Community : Manawan
  • Nation : Atikamekw


The spectacular annual powwow at Manawan. Gilles Moar once saw a bear dancing and this inspired him to pass his culture on to his daughter and the young in his community.

Film crew

Marie-Christine Petiquay Gilles Moar Black Bear, Black Bear Mélanie Petiquay Marie-Christine Petiquay, Lyzzie Quitish, Valérie Flamand, Kellya Awashish, Karine Van Ameringen, Iphigénie Marcoux-Fortier Sacha Dubé, Hugo Ottawa Maggie Newashish Karine Van Ameringen Karine Van Ameringen Nick-Evan Flamand, Marie-Christine Petiquay, Inês Lopes Karine Van Ameringen, Iphigénie Marcoux-Fortier Inês Lopes Hugo Ottawa