BL - 45 Micheal Alerk Life Story Part 1
Michael Alerk’s Life Story: Part 1
Program name: Takuyaksat
Takuyaksat – was a Baker Lake production involving cultural activities, storytelling, hunting, sewing, and legends.
Producer: William Noah - Baker Lake - Inuit Broadcasting Corporation
Host: William Noah
Location: Baker Lake
Segment 1: Michael Alerk tells his life story about growing up on the land. He talks about the things he has learned, about going to school, going to a hospital and living in different places, including time in Kuujjuaq, Nunavik. He was also lost twice on the land.
The Inuit Broadcasting Corporation, established in Canada's territory of Nunavut, has been producing Inuit language video, by, for and about Inuit since 1981. This video is from their collection and has been made available on the Internet for your enjoyment through funding provided by the Government of Canada and the Government of Nunavut.