28 March 2019

2017 Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation Mentor, Manon Barbeau has been awarded the Montreal Women's Y Foundation’s 2019 Women of Distinction Award in the category Arts, Culture and Design.


The Women of Distinction Award recognizes outstanding contributions in various fields from women who have the capacity to influence, innovate and inspire.

Manon Barbeau has been a director and screenwriter for over thirty years and is the co-founder and general director of Wapikoni Mobile.

She will be honoured on September 26, 2019 at The Windsor Montreal.

Visit the Women’s Y Foundation to learn more.

Manon Barbeau

Documentary filmmaker and entrepreneur, Manon Barbeau has engaged with Indigenous youth using video and music creation to give voice to more than 40 communities in Canada and South America.

2017 Mentors