Where the River Widens

  • Filmmaker(s) :

    Zach Greenleaf

  • Original title : Where the River Widens
  • Duration : 04:50
  • Year : 2014
  • Genre : Documentary
  • Community : Gesgapegiag
  • Nation : Mi’gmaq


Inspired by the friendship and the work of fishermen, Zach Greenleaf sings the mig'mag culture of his Gesgapegiag village, "Where the River Widens."

Film path

International festival of short film SHORT FORM (Serbia, 2015) 

Musée de la civilisation de Québec (Canada, 2015) 

Festival du nouveau cinéma (Canada, 2014)

Film crew

Written and Directed by Zach Greenleaf In Collaboration with the Wapikoni Mobile Team Camera Philippe-David Gagné, Clark Ferguson Boom Operator Gabrielle Caron Editing Zach Greenleaf, Philippe-David Gagné Filmakers Mentors Philippe-David Gagné, Clark Ferguson Youth Outreach and Training Assistant Gabrielle Caron Local Coordinator Draven Bernard Special Thanks to Rod Larocque, Tony Martin, Carolyn Larocque, Christiane Bernard, Angelique Condo, Clement Bernard, The Health Center, The Band Office, The Galgoasiet Natural Resource Center, The community of Gesgapegiag