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First Stories - Nganawendaanan Nde'ing (I Keep Them in My Heart)

First Stories - Nganawendaanan Nde'ing (I Keep Them in My Heart)

| 6 min

In this short documentary, filmmaker Shannon Letandre examines the importance of traditional knowledge and how it can be shared from generation to generation. First Stories is an emerging filmmaker program for Indigenous youth which produced 3 separate collections of short films from Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Alberta. Produced in association with CBC, APTN, SCN, SaskFilm and MANITOBA FILM & SOUND.

  • writer
    Shannon Letandre
  • director
    Shannon Letandre
  • cinematographer
    Linda Danchak
    Claude Savard
  • sound recordist
    Melanie Fuerst
  • picture editor
    Kenneth George Godwin
    Peter Myles Barnaby
  • sound editor
    Anita Lubosch
  • original music
    Jesse Green
  • production assistant
    Lawrence Letandre
    Tim Adamson
  • program coordinator
    Colleen Simard
  • program assistant
    Darryl Nepinak
  • workshop guest filmmaker
    Lisa Jackson
  • marketing manager
    Leslie Stafford
  • production supervisor
    Scott Collins
  • program administrator
    Cyndi Forcand
  • production coordinator
    Monique Perron
    Rolande Petit
  • online editor
    Tony Wytinck
  • re-recording mixer
    Howard Rissin
  • producer
    Joe MacDonald
  • executive producer
    Michael Scott
    Derek Mazur


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