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Nunavut (Our Land) Episode 8: Avamuktulik (Fish Swiming Back and Forth)


04 December 1995

18640 ḵing gan

Nunavut (Our Land) TV Series Episode 8. Igloolik, Spring 1946. Inuaraq throws his bones at the river and finds the fish swimming back and forth. Back at the tent Qulitalik sends the young men out with fish spears to try their luck. The walk up the rushing river is exciting but treacherous. Fish are hiding. It's easy to fall in.

Filmmaker: Zacharias Kunuk, Paulossie Qulitalik, Norman Cohn

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Producer's Name: Zacharias Kunuk, Paulossie Qulitalik, Norman Cohn

Year of Production: 1995

Distributor Information: Vtape

Country: Canada

Region: Igloolik; Nunavut, Canadian Arctic

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28m 50s


fishing, Nunavut (Our Land) Series




Igloolik, NU, Canada

Ḵwaan sda: Jon's Working Channel