Sigwan

Sigwan tells the touching story of a young girl who is comforted and counselled by the animals of the forest. Written and directed by distinguished filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin, the film addresses issues of exclusion and prejudice that exist within many communities worldwide. Visually breathtaking and in High-Definition, Sigwan is a simple, transformative parable of acceptance.

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Film Credits

writer
Alanis Obomsawin
director
Alanis Obomsawin
editor
Alison Burns
camera
Philippe Amiguet
location sound
Raymond Marcoux
original music
Francis Grandmont
cast
Sylvi-Anne Siouï Trudel
Sigwanis Lachapelle
Guillaume Wawanolet
Sophy Wawanolet
Sébastien Gill
Pierre-Luc Grenier
Louis Msadoques
Steve Obomsawin
Fabrice Hannis Grandmont
Mylène Trudeau
Dawn Obomsawin
Kevin Cloutier
Charles Gariépy
Mathieu Obomsawin Gauthier
Alanis Obomsawin
Rodrigo Brinckhaus
theatre masks
Sylvie Trudel
costumes
Annie Alexander
animation
Benoît Chagnon
sound editor
Leopoldo Gutierrez
foley
Stéphane Cadotte
re-recording
Shelley Craig
producer
Alanis Obomsawin

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