Takuyaksat Ep 29 A day in Spring _Oct 1988
A Day in Spring
Program name: Takuyaksat
Takuyaksat was a Baker Lake production involving cultural activities, storytelling, hunting, sewing, and legends.
Producer: Martin Kreelak – Baker Lake - Inuit Broadcasting Corporation
Host: Victor Qilulaaq
Camera: Barney Pattunguyak
Location: Baker Lake
Segment 1: When spring comes, some animals migrate further north in the Arctic after a long, cold, harsh winter: spring birds, animals on the land and sea mammals. This segment shows Joe Esaluk and his family out camping during spring. He knows both traditional and modern lifestyles. He is a hunter and a mechanic in his hometown with the Hamlet.
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.