Documenting stories told in the kitchen

Professor Sharla Peltier shares a childhood memory of her father in an Anishinaabemowin documentary.

09 April 2019

giigido jiibaakwewgamigoong (Talking in the Kitchen) is a 22-minute documentary film of six community stories told by Anishinaabe people of the Rama (Mnjikaning) First Nation and Georgina Island First Nation. The entire film is in Anishinaabemowin (Ojibway - Indigenous language) with English subtitles. The film was made to document the oral tradition (language, culture, history) with funding from the Coldwater Narrows Alliance.

In the clip below, professor Sharla Peltier shares a story of her and her father.