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Adapted from Naomi Fontaine's acclaimed novel, KUESSIPAN is Myriam Verreault's first narrative feature. In a Quebec Innu community, teenage girls Mikuan and Shaniss struggle to maintain their close friendship when they clash over their diverging ambitions. When Mikuan falls in love with a white boy and starts to consider a life beyond their tiny reservation, her bond with Shaniss and her family is put to the test. Kuessipan means "your turn" in the Innu language, a title chosen to mark the notion that it is the Innu people's turn to tell their story.

  • Year
    2019
  • Runtime
    117 minutes
  • Language
    French, Innu-aimun
  • Country
    Canada
  • Rating
    NOT RATED
  • Note
    With English subtitles.
  • Director
    Myriam Verreault
  • Screenwriter
    Myriam Verreault, from the novel by Naomi Fontaine
  • Producer
    Félize Frappier
  • Cast
    Sharon Ishpatao Fontaine, Yamie Grégoire, Étienne Galloy