Directed by Derius Matchewan Papatie in Collaboration With the Wapikoni Team
My Favorite Food is Indian Tacos, My Favorite Drink Is Iced Tea and My Favorite Thing Is Drumming is about the passion for drumming and traditional singing that Derius share with his friends. This film is the affirmation of Derius’ courage.
About the Director
Derius Matchewan Papatie
Derius Matchewan Papatie was born in Val d’Or. His parents are from Kitiganik where he’s now living. Derius is a young singer and an experienced hand drummer who also likes to play hockey and baseball. He learned several songs from his father and he likes to sing at night.
Director | Derius Matchewan Papatie
Producer | Manon Barbeau
Camera | Nicolas Lachapelle
Editing | Derius Matchewan Papatie, Nicolas Lachapelle
Music | Derius Matchewan Papatie
Filmmaker Mentors | Guillaume Collin, Nicolas Lachapelle
Youth Outreach Worker | Gabrielle Bélanger
Local Coordinator | Jaimie Wawatie
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