Tshukuminu (Our Grandmothers)

  • Filmmaker(s) :

    Piel Riverin

  • Original title : Tshukuminu (Our Grandmothers)
  • Duration : 02:42
  • Year : 2014
  • Genre : Music video
  • Community : Pessamit
  • Nation : Innu
  • Workshop : Pessamit
  • Languages available:
  • Innu


A day in the Innu lifestyle through the eyes of a doll given to a girl by her grandmother. From spiritual and religious activities, to the beginning of a journey of hunting, berry picking and fishing in the territories.

Film crew

With Lili la tigresse Written and Directed by Piel Riverin Camera Piel Riverin, Marco Dubé Prop Assistant Lara Labbé Riverin Editing Marco Dubé Music Petapan «Tshemushum utassi» Filmmaker Mentors Marco Dubé, Geneviève Allard Youth Outreach Worker and Teaching Assistant Natasha Coulombe Local Coordinator and Filmmaker Mentors Assistant Anne-Claire Saint-Onge Special Thanks to Marie-Pier Labbé, Lara Labbé Riverin, François Muashkuss Riverin Labbé, Marco Dubé, the Wapikoni Mobile team, my grandparents

This project has been made possible in part by Canadian Heritage