Wapos Bay: They Dance at Night

In episode 3 from the Wapos Bay series, Talon, Raven and T-Bear learn what can happen when they forget to respect tradition. Raven can't resist whistling at the glimmering northern lights even though she's been warned not to. And T-Bear breaks with an age-old ritual by neglecting to offer tobacco ties before picking sweet grass for the elders. All 3 children discover that their careless behaviour may be the source of the community's recent small misfortunes. With help from grandfather Mushom and a wise elder, they take part in a traditional ceremony that puts things right.

Wapos Bay is a Gemini Award-winning stop-motion animation series that follows the adventures of 3 kids from a Cree community in northern Saskatchewan.

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Film Credits

writer
Trevor Cameron
Jordan Wheeler
editor
Jennifer Prokop
music composer
Ross Nykiforuk
director of photography
Paul Suderman
producer
Dennis Jackson
Melanie Jackson
Anand Ramayya
Derek Mazur
director
Dennis Jackson
voice
Gordon Tootoosis
Andrea Menard
Eric Jackson
Taylor Cook
Raven Brass
Lorne Cardinal
Trevor Cameron
Tyrone Tootoosis
DerRic Starlight
Melanie Jackson
Randy Woods
Jennifer Prokop
story editor
Dennis Jackson
Jordan Wheeler
animation supervisor
Cam Lizotte
stop motion animator
Gilbert Baldhead
Andrew Doll
Diana Gossner
Carll Machiskinic
Kelly Morrison
Bentley Poochay
Amber Rees-Yaworski
Jordan Yaworski
character design
Carll Machiskinic
Bentley Poochay
production designer
Gloria Stefanson
set decoration
Jean-Marie Michaud
costume designer
Joan Sinclair
costumes
Gloria Stefanson
Amy Stefanson
foley
Daryl Pierce
Randy Woods
sound effects
Daryl Pierce
Randy Woods
re-recording mixer
Evan Rust

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