White Noise

  • Filmmaker(s) :

    Joleen Mitton

  • Original title : White Noise
  • Duration : 0:05:50
  • Year : 2018
  • Genre : Experimental
  • Community : Vancouver
  • Nation : Cree
  • Workshop : Vancouver


Film inspired by an original performance piece by Joleen Mitton. Two indigenous youths, a female and a male are subjected to the threat and dangers of colonization since its beginnings to the modern day. A ceremonial cleansing of the white influence is followed by a return to the land, where the elder embodies knowledge and protection. 

Film crew

Producer: Manon Barbeau Script: Joleen Mitton Director: Joleen Mitton in collaboration with the Wapikoni team Camera: Cameron Watts, Rose Stiffarm, Jean-Philippe Marquis Editing: Joleen Mitton, Jean-Philippe Marquis, Emmet Walsh Sound recording: Emmet Walsh, Jean-Philippe Marquis Filmmaker Mentors: Emmet Walsh, Jean-Philippe Marquis Youth Outreach Worker: Géraldine Bureau Assistant Filmmakers: Cameron Watts and Rose Stiffarm Local Coordinator: Quanah Napoleon