During the 1950's famine in the Canadian Arctic, Kikkik, an Inuk woman killed a man in self defense and them found herself in the position of having to leave 2 of her 5 children on the tundra. She was tried for murder and criminal negligence and subsequently acquitted. Written by Elisapee Karetak, one of Kikkik's daughters.
Filmmaker: Martin Kreelak
Producer's Name: Inuit Broadcasting Corporation
Year of Production: 2009
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Region: Canadian Arctic