Artist

Tracey Deer

Award-winning Mohawk filmmaker Tracey Deer has multiple credits to her name as producer, writer and director in both documentary and fiction.

Beginning her career in documentary, Tracey teamed up with Rezolution Pictures for feature documentaries One More River: The Deal that Split the Cree, Mohawk Girls, and Club Native, as well as the documentary series Working it Out Together, seasons I & II. This collaboration has continued into fiction television with Mohawk Girls, the series, which she co-created, directs and executive-produces with creative partner Cynthia Knight.

Her work has been honored with two Gemini awards and has earned acclaim from multiple film fextivals, including Hot Docs and DOXA. In 2017 & 2017, she was nominated for a Canadian Screen Award for best direction in a comedy series for her work on Mohawk Girls and she was honored at TIFF as a recipient of the Birks Diamond Tribute Award in 2016.

Videography

Kanien’kehá:ka - Living the Language

2008, 96:00 minutes, colour, Kanien’kehá:ka (Mohawk), Englsih or French versions