Awaskinawason (The Children of the Earth)

Antony Dubé | CANADA | 2015 | 3 MIN | SHORT DRAMA

Friday 21 October 2016 | 10:00 AM
TIFF Bell Lightbox, Cinema 2
Toronto Premiere

Screening as part of Taking Aim: shorts Program

Awaskinawason comes from the words awacic (child), aski (earth) and takonawason (having the responsibility for); combined together, this powerful word is the guiding principle of this short film that calls for respect of the great circle of life.


Antony Dubé is passionate about his culture, its preservation and that of his mother tongue. He likes to work among his people within the areas of education and communication.