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  • 28m 55s

    Nunavut (Our Land) Episode 4: Tugaliaq (Ice Blocks)

    uploaded by: Norman Cohn

    chaîne: Transmediale

    Nunavut (Our Land) TV Series Episode 4. Igloolik, Fall 1945. Even here, news of the terrible world war raging outside makes people frightened and uneasy. They talk of the danger of the unknown future, of shamanistic intervention to protect their culture.

    Filmmaker: Zacharias Kunuk, Paulossie Qulitalik, Norman Cohn

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    uploaded date: 28-12-1995

  • 50m 45s

    Nipi (Voice)

    uploaded by: Norman Cohn

    chaîne: NITV (Igloolik community-TV 1995-2007)

    Rapid change from traditional to modern life in Nunavut, like many post-colonial societies, has concentrated power, wealth and information in a few hands. Nipi examines fundamental questions of democracy, power and change in Nunavut and indirectly in Canada itself: in education, religion, gender, lifestyle, the distribution of economic development and the make-up and inner structure o… En savoir plus

    uploaded date: 02-11-1994

  • 30m 35s

    Saputi (Fish Traps) 1993

    uploaded by: Norman Cohn

    chaîne: 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.

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    uploaded date: 28-10-1993

  • 58m 23s

    Qaggiq (Gathering Place) 1988

    uploaded by: Norman Cohn

    chaîne: 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.

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    uploaded date: 30-09-1988