Igloolik

Ningiuq

In 2009, Rachel Uyarasuk, elder of the Inuit community of Igloolik (Nunavut), evokes the ancestors whose name she received at birth. She explains how this transmission ensured their return among the world of the living.

A film by Christin Merlhiot

France, 2014, 11 minutes, animation

Inuktitut with English & French subtitles

ᓂᐲᑦ ᐃᓄᒃᑎᑐᑦ Dr. Zacharias Kunuk O.C. NIRB Formal Intervention Part 2 of 3, 4:32

ᓂᐲᑦ ᐃᓄᒃᑎᑐᑦ Dr. Zacharias Kunuk O.C. Part 2, 4:32 June 4, 2012, Inuktitut, see also Part 1, see also Part 3, My Father's Land, Formal Intervention to NIRB Final Public Hearing, Mary River Project, (Oral Inuktitut) July 2012; Dr. Zacharias Kunuk film maker, hunter, grandfather talks about growing up and his introduction to films and film making and his Inuk Point of View on mining and development in his father's land.

 

Artcirq Demo

The Artcirq Inuit Performance Collective 2009 Demo.

Igloolik's Experience Preview

IsumaTV traveled to Igloolik, Nunavut (Canada) to test out IsumaTV, DIAMA and the new Inuit Culture Education site. We installed two servers in both, the Elementary and High School, to allow teachers and students to access the website at high-speed and interact with it.

Zacharias Kunuk's description of Igloolik (English)

While making the documentary "Inuit Cree Reconciliation", Zacharias describes Igloolik -- the town, offices, streets, what it's like -- for anyone who has never been there before. 

Iglulingmiu Unikausiutilugi (Inuktitut)

A bit from Zach about what the town is like -- the offices, streets, people -- for any viewers who have never been to Igloolik. 

Igloolik high school Christmas concert

The Christmas concert at Igloolik high school...maybe 2007? 

Igloolik to France

Performance in Annecy, France in 2010 - the only Inuit circus who left Igloolik to go to France to perform for fifty sleeping cows, and then went straight back home without being paid! 

High school Christmas food bank

High school Christmas food bank in Igloolik 

Paniaq advising young artists

Herve Paniaq advising young artists at the old Igloolik swimming pool in 2008 - telling them about acting, animal sounds, and storytelling (in Inuktitut) 

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