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11 diciembre 2017

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  • 7m 23s

    Tungijuq

    uploaded by: IsumaTV

    canal: IsumaTV 2.0

    What We Eat: Inuit jazz throat-singer Tanya Tagaq, and Cannes-winning filmmaker Zacharias Kunuk, talk back to Brigitte Bardot and anti-sealhunting lobby on the eternal reality of hunting. Selected for Sundance, Toronto International Film Festival, Best Short, imagineNATIVE Film Fest 2009.

    uploaded date: 12-03-2009

  • 45m 11s

    Issaittuq (Waterproof)

    uploaded by: Norman Cohn

    canal: MICH Living Archives

    This second Isuma-Artcirq co-production by Igloolik youth is a story about a young Inuk who lost his love. Using alcohol to put reality and the past behind, the past keeps hunting him. When he loses control and beats up a man on the street he is sentenced to two months in an outpost camp, where a hunter is waiting for him.

    Filmmaker: Bruce Haulli-Kenneth Rasmussen

    uploaded date: 10-02-2007

  • 58m 16s

    Nunaqpa (Going Inland) 1991

    uploaded by: Norman Cohn

    canal: MICH Living Archives

    Second Isuma recreated fiction, 1991. Summer in the 1930's. For Igloolik Inuit, it is the time of Nunaqpa, 'going inland,' the long walk in search of summer-fat caribou to catch enough meat for the hard winter ahead. Two families leave for the hunt, while the old couple waits by the shore for their return...

    uploaded date: 29-10-2006

  • 8m 48s

    407

    uploaded by: Artcirq

    canal: Artcirq

    This short film highlights the importance, in a small Arctic community, of simply saying "hello" to those we meet on the streets. This could change or even save a life.


    Production year: 2007
    Format: HDV

    Filmmaker: Bruce Haulli
    Producer: Guillaume Saladin & Bruce Haulli (Artcirq)

    uploaded date: 21-02-2006

  • 30m 35s

    Saputi (Fish Traps) 1993

    uploaded by: Norman Cohn

    canal: MICH Living Archives

    Third Isuma recreated fiction, 1993. As summer ends near Igloolik in the 1930's, three families build a saputi to trap fish going upriver for the winter. The days are getting shorter and young people daydream, while waiting for fish to come. But nature is not always predictable....

    Saputi is a part of the Unikaatuatiit (Story Tellers) Series.

    uploaded date: 28-10-1993

  • 58m 23s

    Qaggiq (Gathering Place) 1988

    uploaded by: Norman Cohn

    canal: MICH Living Archives

    First Isuma recreated fiction. A late-winter Inuit camp in the 1930's. Four families build a qaggiq, a large communal igloo, to celebrate the coming of spring with games, singing and drum dancing. A young man seeks a wife. The girl's father says no, but her mother says yes...

    Qaggiq is a part of the Unikaatuatiit (Story Tellers) Series.

    uploaded date: 30-09-1988

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    uploaded date: 11-11-2017

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    uploaded date: 14-11-2017