Mother of Many Children

Mother of Many Children

| 57 min
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This film is an album of Native womanhood, portraying a proud matriarchal society that for centuries has been pressured to adopt different standards and customs. All of the women featured share a belief in the importance of tradition as a source of strength in the face of change.

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Credits
  • director
    Alanis Obomsawin
  • producer
    Alanis Obomsawin
  • writer
    Alanis Obomsawin
  • narrator
    Alanis Obomsawin
  • executive producer
    Don Hopkins
    Douglas MacDonald
  • photography
    Don Virgo
    Bob Riddell
    Laval Fortier
  • animation camera
    Jacques Avoine
    Simon Leblanc
  • sound
    Louis Echaquan
    Raymond Marcoux
    Bob Charlie
    Claude Hazanavicius
    Christopher Tate
    Bev Davidson
    J.G. Normandin
  • editing
    John Laing
  • sound editing
    Bill Graziadei
  • re-recording
    Richard Besse

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