• Own Voice

Throat Song

Director Miranda de Pencier
Year 2011
Run Time 16min
Genre Drama
A young Inuit woman with a troubled past begins to connect with other victims of violence from her community and reclaims her voice along the way.

Director

Miranda de Pencier

De Pencier is a director and producer whose first short film Throat Song won four awards including a CSA for Best Live Action Short. The Grizzlies won the DGC’s Outstanding Directorial Achievement Feature Film Award. She has produced several films, including Cake, Beginners and Thanks for Sharing and episodes of Anne With an E. She is currently producing the film The Chocolate Money.

Writer

Miranda de Pencier

Cast

Ippiksaut Friesen (Inuk)

Producers

Alethea Arnaquq-Baril (Inuk), Qajaaq Ellsworth (Inuk)

Genre

Drama

Interests

BIPOC Stories, Female Filmmaker, Indigenous Filmmaker, Strong Female Leads

Original Language

English