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Working and training together over the course of two summers, a group of students from Montreal's National Circus School and local Inuit youth from Igloolik produce a unique circus performance which marries Inuit traditions with classic elements of the Big Top. Written, produced and performed by Isuma's Inuusiq Youth Group.

Artcirq is a part of the Unikaatuatiit (Story Tellers) series.


DIRECTOR(S): Natar Ungalaaq, Guillaume Saladin

PRODUCER(S): Igloolik Isuma Productions Inc.

SOUND RECORDIST: Brian Nutarariaq, Richard Amagoalik

EDITOR(S): Marie-Christine Sarda

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: Zacharias Kunuk, Norman Cohn

Aboriginal Peoples Television Network (APTN), Terres-en-vues/Land-in-Sights First People's Festival




REGION: Igloolik; Nunavut, Canadian Arctic

Synopsis of Artcirq

By Jayson Kunnuk

  • Working together to make a difference in life
  • Create youth activities, prevent despair and suicide
  • Artcirq being an eye-opening example for other people
  • Enjoying life while camping
  • Performing choreography with a twist
  • Storytelling with theatre and songs


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50m 37s


Artcirq, circus, downloadable, Guillaume Saladin, Igloolik Isuma Productions, Inuit traditions, Inuit youth, Isuma's Inuusiq Youth Group, Montreal's National Circus School, Natar Ungalaaq, Norman Cohn, Unikaatuatiit (Story Tellers) Series, Zacharias Kunuk




Igloolik, NU, Canada

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