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BL-Inukshuk Ep 3 - 4103 - Grey Nuns-Mayuqtuqhiuqtut Search and Rescue -1992


07 May 2015


Program name: Inukshuk
Producer: Martin Kreelak (Qilak) - Baker Lake - Inuit Broadcasting Corporation
Host: Sam Iqqilik
Camera: Martin Qilak
Location: Baker Lake

Segment 1: St. Theresa Hospital was started in 1912. This video is about the programs they offer in the hospital to help handicapped and disabled people.

Segment 2: Gjoa Haven (Uqsuqtuuq) people fish in the river using fishing spears (kakivak).

Segment 3: What is a landmarker? The search and rescue crew made landmarks for use by young hunters, and they think they will be helpful for all hunters, as they have already proven useful.

Segment 4: Greetings from Chesterfield Inlet.

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.


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