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Attagutaaluk (Starvation)

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13 February 2015

10951 ḵing gan

YEAR OF PRODUCTION: 1992
DURATION: 23 min
GENRE: Documentary
FORMAT: Video (colour)
LANGUAGE: Inuktitut, Eng/Fr s-t
DIRECTOR: Arnait Video Collective
PRODUCER: Arnait Ikkagurtigitt Collective
CAMERA: Martha Maktar
EDITOR: Arnait Video Collective
FUNDING: NWT Women's Directorate
SELECTED SCREENINGS: Gallery 101 (Ottawa, 1995), Qaggiq:bi-annual Inuit art Fair and Symposium (Ottawa, 1996) Oakville Galleries (Ontario, 2000),

SYNOPSIS:

Rose Ukkumaluk, an Igloolik elder, relates the tale of Attagutaaluk, a woman who survived a starvation and lived to become an honoured resident of Igloolik.

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Ḵwaan sda: Arnait Video Productions