My Father's Land


11 July 2014


My Father's Land (Attatama Nunanga) by Zacharias Kunuk and Norman Cohn. 163 mins. Inuktitut and English, (c) Kingulliit Productions 2014. Mixing scenes from the past and present, My Father's Land (Attatama Nunanga) looks at the meanings between Inuit history and modern mining in North Baffin Island; how internet and new media can be used to inform and consult Inuit as Nunavut Impact Review Board (NIRB) holds Final Public Hearings on Baffinland's Mary River proposal to build the world's largest iron mine on Inuit land between Igloolik and Pond Inlet.

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