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Qaggimiut Show 1 - Silas Aittauq Making, Igaaq, Bessie Scott, Christmas - Feb1989


08 May 2015


Program name: Qaggimiut
Producer: Baker Lake – Inuit Broadcasting Corporation
Host: Michael Haqpik
Location: Baker Lake

Segment 1: Silas Aittauq makes snow glasses out of wood, and says they could also be made out of rock or bones.

Segment 2: Bessy Scott tells different funny stories about the time they used to live in igloos (igluvigaq).

Segment 3: Christmas games – a competition where women dress as men.

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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