Honorable Mention TOKYO-2017 People / Culture

The berry pickers

  • Photographer
    Yves Choquette

Every fall season, Inuit woman from the different village of the Nunavik region of Canada head to the tundra for berry picking. They have being doing this for more than a thousand years. But it is more then a fall activity, it is one of the only opportunity they have to be in between woman only and share their joy but also their numerous problem (domestic violence, suicide, etc) while the man stay at home in the village or going hunting.