Kikino Kids – Tap Root Actors Academy

From the imagination of Kikino youth, follow the story of rebellious friends, star crossed lovers, and brave explorers coming together to discover how connected they truly are.

DDG is a contributing member of Tap Root Actors Academy. Providing education, mentorship, technical consultation, equipment, and post production services for the camp’s original films.

  • Client Tap Root Actors Academy
  • Production company Tap Root Actors Academy & DDG
  • Director Barry Bilinsky
  • StarringLexyn Quintal-ThompsonAudrina WhitfordEden LavioletteAva LaRoseAmelia HardyLincoln Quintal-ThompsonRoss HopeAdrienne LynisGavin HardyKagen McNamaraTeanna CardinalCameron LavioletteAmelia BoucherJasmine PaulKash Thompson
  • Story byThe Youth of Kikino
  • Story assist byMarcey ThompsonTilleah ThompsonGavin HardyKagen McNamara
  • Cree Translations byMarjorie White
  • Executive ProducerTantoo Cardinal
  • ProducerClayton Conroy
  • Production CoordinatorGrace Hardy
  • Director of PhotographyBrock Davis Mitchell
  • Grip and ElectricSpencer BlyanJaimie Stewart
  • Drone OperatorGavin Hardy
  • Drone Provided byBen Hardy
  • Auntie Makeup byTeanna CardinalAdrienne Lynis
  • Music composition and performance byBrianne Lizotte
  • Music recorded byJohnny Blerot
  • Produced with the support ofIndigenous Screen OfficeThe Government of CanadaCalgary Society of Independent FilmmakersDeluxe Design GroupKikino Métis Settlement