Nunavut (Our Land) Episode 8: Avamuktulik (Fish Swiming Back and Forth)
Nunavut (Our Land) TV Series Episode 8. Igloolik, Spring 1946. Inuaraq throws his bones at the river and finds the fish swimming back and forth. Back at the tent Qulitalik sends the young men out with fish spears to try their luck. The walk up the rushing river is exciting but treacherous. Fish are hiding. It's easy to fall in.
Filmmaker: Zacharias Kunuk, Paulossie Qulitalik, Norman Cohn
Filmmaker Contact: zkunuk [at] isuma [dot] ca; www.isuma.ca
Producer's Name: Zacharias Kunuk, Paulossie Qulitalik, Norman Cohn
Year of Production: 1995
Distributor Information: Vtape
Region: Igloolik; Nunavut, Canadian Arctic