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Mémére Métisse

Director Janelle Wookey (Métis)
Year 2008
Run Time 30min
Genre Documentary
A young filmmaker explores her family's past as she schemes to convince her grandmother to accept her Métis heritage. Wookey's mischievous persistence uncovers a legacy of shame and the profound courage needed to overcome it. 

Director

Janelle Wookey (Métis)

Writer

Janelle Wookey (Métis)

Cast

Cecile St. Amant, Janelle Wookey (Métis)

Producer

Janelle Wookey (Métis)

Genre

Documentary

Interests

Female Filmmaker, Indigenous Filmmaker

Original Languages

English, French