Mother of Many Children

Mother of Many Children

| 57 min
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This feature documentary portrays the proud matriarchal society of Indigenous womanhood. For centuries, these women have resisted adopting the different standards and customs forced upon them, continuing in their traditions and beliefs, convinced that they are a source of strength in the face of change.

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  • 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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