Cara's Picks


20 February 2013


I really love videos and here are some of MY favorite videos from IsumaTV. Hand picked!

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Inuit Knowledge and Climate Change

Nunavut-based director Zacharias Kunuk (Atanarjuat The Fast Runner) and researcher and filmmaker Dr. Ian Mauro (Seeds of Change) have teamed up with Inuit communities to document their knowledge and experience regarding climate change.… Uqalimakkanirit

February 11, 2010

Árvas (Tundra of Arvas)

Synopsis:Singer/songwriter Sofia Jannok drives around th frosen Wilderness of North Sweden gathering up her band of musicians along the road

Filmmaker:Liselotte Wajstedt

December 17, 2009

Drum Practice

A quirky animation in Tlingit, created with hand made puppets dancing to a catchy drum beat.

Filmmaker: Doug Smarch

Producer's Name: Our World

Year of Production: 2007

Distributor Information:

Country: Canada

February 25, 2009

Coureurs de nuit

No longer able to hunt their prey the way their ancestors did, the young Wemotaci have become night runners through the deserted village. And can they ever run! They run for fun or just to exhaust themselves—until the police go after them. A fresh and lively filmmaking feat.

Filmmaker: Shanook Néwashish

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May 13, 2008

Clear Cut

Clear Cut is a deeply personal found-footage reflection on mixed race identity. John Hupfield is Anishnawbe from Wasauksing First Nation on Perry Island. Clear Cut is his first video.

Filmmaker: John Hupfield

Filmmaker Contact:


z_branigan [at] hotmail [dot] com

Producer's Name: 7th Generation image Makers

February 13, 2008

Issaittuq (Waterproof)

This is a story about a young Inuk who lost his love. Using alcohol, he is trying to put the reality and the past behind, but the past keeps hunting him. One day he looses control of himself and starts beating a man who's walking on a street beside his house. Because of his violent act his been sentenced to go to an outpost camp for two months, a camp where a hunter is waiting for him.

December 1, 2007

Maana (Now)

A young Inuk, acknowledging the global warming and its impacts on his community, intends to reduce drastically the energy consumption of his village.

Filmmaker: Félix Pharand D.

Filmmaker Contact: /

Producer's Name: Guillaume Saladin / Artcirq

November 1, 2007

The sami and her Body

Chapter two: I investigate the body as a tool, a house, flesh. I learn what the different parts of my body are called in sami launguage. I do this in my home. Me in my body among my things that I identify with. I try out my different sami attributes o

Filmmaker: Liselotte Wajstedt

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October 1, 2007


Sometimes there are true stories that you don't want to believe. Based on a true story from the city every Canadian loves to hate, "Pookums" is the re-telling of a dog sitting gone wrong. Sometimes all you can say is, well, I guess that's what life is like in the big city.

Filmmaker: Shane Belcourt & Duane Murray

May 15, 2007
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