Wearing My Culture (Je porte ma culture)

  • Filmmaker(s) :

    Ulivia Uviluk

  • Original title : Wearing My Culture (Je porte ma culture)
  • Duration : 03:22
  • Year : 2018
  • Genre : Documentary
  • Community : Kangirsuk
  • Nation : Inuit
  • Workshop : Kangirsuk


Wearing my Culture explores the pride that individuals in Inuit communities take in making and wearing their winter apparel. Thomassie looks at the bonds that are created within family, culture, and the environment through the creation of clothing.

Film crew

Screenplay: Olivia Lya Thomassie Director: Olivia Lya Thomassie in collaboration with the Wapikoni team Camera: Olivia Lya Thomassie, Virginia Fernandes Editing: Olivia Lya Thomassie, Clark Ferguson, Virginia Fernandes Sound recording: Simon Thériault Original music: Alison Thomassie, Suzyann Kudluk Filmmaker Mentors: Clark Ferguson, Emilie Baillargeon, Virginia Fernandes Youth Outreach Worker: Simon Thériault Assistant Filmmaker: Olivia Lya Thomassie Local coordinator: Olivia Lya Thomassie