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.Filmmaker: Zacharias Kunuk, Norman Cohn, P. Qulitalik
Filmmaker Contact: zkunuk [at] isuma [dot] ca; info [at] isuma [dot] tv
Producer's Name: Zacharias Kunuk, Norman Cohn, P. Qulitalik
Year of Production: 1988
Distributor Information: Vtape
Region: Igloolik; Nunavut, Canadian Arctic