• Inuusivut

    uploaded by: Qajaaq Ellsworth

    The Inuusivut Project is a national initiative of the Embrace Life Council and the National Inuit Youth Council. The primary objective of the project is to learn, document and share - through a variety of multi-media techniques - how Inuit perceive, express, develop, foster and promote mental health.

    uploaded date: 04-02-2010

  • Media

    uploaded by: Qajaaq Ellsworth

    channel: Inuusivut

    Increasing Youth Capacity to Promote Mental Health Issues

    One of the main objectives of the Inuusivut project is to increase community capacity to promote mental health.

    uploaded date: 30-06-2009

  • Partners

    uploaded by: Qajaaq Ellsworth

    channel: Inuusivut

    Partners and supporters of Inuusivut

    Inuusivut partners provide direction, feedback and support to the project, ensuring its success.

    Embrace Life Council

    The Embrace Life Council is administering the Inuusivut Project.  Established in 2003, the Embrace Life Council works to support and encourage Nunavummiut to value life.

    uploaded date: 30-06-2009

  • Donate

    uploaded by: Qajaaq Ellsworth

    channel: Inuusivut

    Volunteer Donate Contribute Share Help

    The Inuusivut project operates thanks to a 2.5 year (ending March, 2010) contribution from Health Canada’s First Nations & Inuit Health Branch. Funding is also raised through other sources on a project by project basis to cover project expenses.

    uploaded date: 30-06-2009

  • Contact

    uploaded by: Qajaaq Ellsworth

    channel: Inuusivut

    Your input, comments and questions are welcome!

    To contact Inuusivut:

    Phone: 867.979.1973
    Fax: 867.975.3234

    Email: qajaaq [at] gmail [dot] com

    PO Box 2259
    Iqaluit, Nunavut

    uploaded date: 12-05-2009

Support available for first time and emerging filmmakers through Nunavut Film Development Corporation

The Nunavut Film Development Corporation ( has announced a new set of programs and incentives available to filmmakers and media artists in Nunavut. 

Of possible interest to youth who have particiated in the Inuusivut project, some of these incentives are geared to first time and emerging filmmakers. 

Among other funding programs now available:

-Entry Level Film Experience Program

-First Half-Hour Fund

-First Short Film Fund

To get more information on these and related programs, visit (and go to their policies and programs page).  If you would like help developing a project and applying to one of these or other programs, we encourage you to qajaaq [at] gmail [dot] com (contact us) and we would be happy to help you.


03 May 2010



corporation, development, Film, funding, Nunavut, support


Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada

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