IsumaTV Nunavut : NITV-licensed features, series and projects

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  • Isuma Video on Demand

    uploaded by: Gabriela Gamez

    Isuma’s exhibition in cyberspace presents a collection of Isuma and other indigenous-language films on iTunes in 30 countries with subtitles in English, Italian, French, Spanish and German, including Atanarjuat The Fast Runner (Cannes Camera d’Or 2001); The Journals of Knud Rasmussen (opening film at 2006 Toronto International Film Festival); Before To… Read more

    uploaded date: 12-03-2019

  • Hunting With My Ancestors

    uploaded by: AHadmin

    In the seven part series, Hunting with my Ancestors, Zacharias Kunuk retraces the hunting traditions of his ancestors in a modern context. He follows Inuit elders leading the hunts for whale, walrus, seal, fish, caribou and polar bear. We hear them recount stories of the past, share the pain of forced relocations, and teach a younger generation how to hunt.… Read more

    uploaded date: 28-09-2016

  • One Day in the Life of Noah Piugattuk

    uploaded by: Gabriela Gamez

    In April 1961, John Kennedy is America’s new President, the Cold War heats up in Berlin and nuclear bombers are deployed from bases in arctic Canada. In Kapuivik, north Baffin Island, Noah Piugattuk’s nomadic Inuit band live and hunt by dog team as his ancestors did when he was born in 1900.… Read more

    uploaded date: 14-03-2019

  • Restless River

    uploaded by: IsumaTV

    Kuujjuaq, Nunavik 1940s. Surprised at the loss of her innocence, the young Inuk Elsa draws courage from her rugged land to become a woman as strong and independent as the restless river that cuts across it. She becomes the very young mother of a child whose remarkable life breaks with the millennial traditions of her ancestors.… Read more

    uploaded date: 29-04-2020

  • ARNAIT NIPINGIT : WOMEN'S LEADERSHIP SUMMIT

    uploaded by: Marie-Hélène Cousineau

    Collecting, Connecting and Creating Women’s Voices in Nunavut

    September 13-17, 2010 Iqaluit, Nunavut

    Welcome to the blog we created during the Symposium! We want to keep you  updated on what happened in Iqaluit during this exciting meeting. You will find here photos, videos and texts, in Inuktitut and English from the Symposium participants.

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    uploaded date: 03-09-2010

  • Tia and Piujuq

    uploaded by: clairelittoncohn

    Summer moves slowly for Tia, a 10-year-old Syrian girl who has recently moved to Montreal with her parents, as she struggles to make new friends. When she finds a magic portal that transports her to the arctic tundra, she befriends Piujuq, an Inuk girl of her age, and they immerse themselves in a world of Inuit myth and magic.

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    uploaded date: 13-03-2019

  • IBC

    uploaded by: Gabriela Gamez

    The Inuit Broadcasting Corporation provides a window to the Arctic by producing award-winning television programming by Inuit, for Inuit. Created in the late 1970's, IBC is, indeed, Nunavut’s public producer. IBC does not produce the regular fare of TV sitcoms and talk shows.… Read more

    uploaded date: 15-01-2009

  • Digital Indigenous Democracy (DID)

    uploaded by: David Ertel

    channel: Venice 2019

    An experimental internet network created in 2012 to inform and consult Inuit in low-bandwidth communities facing development from the Baffinland Iron Mine and other resource projects, to help define standards of ‘inform and consult’ now required by Canadian and international law.… Read more

    uploaded date: 27-02-2019

  • Angirattut (Coming Home)

    uploaded by: IsumaTV

    Angirattut (Coming Home) is a 90-minute documentary film directed by Zacharias Kunuk which follows Inuit extended family homecoming voyage to traditional home site, to celebrate ancestors' history of life on the land and to mourn the loss of modern relocation between worlds.

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    uploaded date: 04-02-2015

  • Paul Apak Expedition Videos

    uploaded by: Norman Cohn

    This channel presents Paul Apak's two Expedition Films, Qidtlarssuaq by dogteam from Igloolik to Qanaaq, Greenland; and Umiaq by walrus skin boat from Siberia to Alaska across the Bering Strait. Paul Apak Angilirq (1954-1998) was vice-president and co-founder of Igloolik Isuma Productions in 1990.… Read more

    uploaded date: 04-09-2008

  • Nunagijavut (Where We Live Now)

    uploaded by: IsumaTV

    "Nunagijavut | Where We Live Now" is a live video series exploring contemporary Inuit experience through the eyes of Inuit artists, activists and community members.… Read more

    uploaded date: 31-10-2019

  • My Father's Land

    uploaded by: Norman Cohn

    My Father's Land (Attatama Nunanga) by Zacharias Kunuk and Norman Cohn. 163 mins. Inuktitut and English, (c) Kingulliit Productions 2014.… Read more

    uploaded date: 11-07-2014

  • Artcirq - Inuit Performance Collective

    uploaded by: Gabriela Gamez

    What started in 1998 as an Inuit circus based in Igloolik (Nunavut) has evolved throughout the years into a community-oriented performance and multimedia organisation, allowing local artists to collaborate in a meaningful way with other northern as well as southern artists.

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    uploaded date: 15-01-2015

  • The Journals of Knud Rasmussen

    uploaded by: Gabriela Gamez

    The great shaman, Avva, and his family are living on the land some distance from Iglulik, his home community that lately has taken up the teachings of Christian missionaries. Explorer Knud Rasmussen pays Avva a visit, accompanied by two fellow Danes: trader Peter Freuchen and anthropologist Therkel Mathiassen. Rasmussen hears and records Avva’s life story and that of his wife Orulu.… Read more

    uploaded date: 21-02-2019

  • Tungijuq

    uploaded by: Stéphane Rituit

    What We Eat: Inuit jazz throat-singer Tanya Tagaq, and Cannes-winning filmmaker Zacharias Kunuk, talk back to Brigitte Bardot and anti-sealhunting lobby on the eternal reality of hunting.

    Selected for Sundance, Toronto International Film Festival, Best Short, imagineNATIVE Film Fest 2009.

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    uploaded date: 07-07-2009

  • Virtual Museum

    uploaded by: Gabriela Gamez

    Kingulliit" refers to the generation of Inuits born in the first thirty years of the 20th century. They were called the "next generation" because they were the first in centuries to confront a world fundamentally different from the unchanging and known world mastered by countless generations since time immemorial.… Read more

    uploaded date: 29-06-2018

  • DIAMA

    uploaded by: IsumaTV

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    DIAMA preserves irreplaceable Inuit and Aboriginal media archives at risk of being lost. IsumaTV cleans, reformats, digitizes and uploads priceless audio-visual materials collected since the 1970s.… Read more

    uploaded date: 01-02-2010

  • Amitturmiut

    uploaded by: kienan

    Amitturmiut is the companion website for Angirattut (Coming Home), providing support documentation and bonus footage, to give viewers a more in-depth look.

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    uploaded date: 30-03-2015

  • Time Machine

    uploaded by: Gabriela Gamez

    What is Time Machine?

    Time Machine is a project designed to make comic stories on the web using computers, iPods or any mobile device. Elders and youth can share stories and turn them into comics. When finished, a comic book is printed so everyone can share with friends, family, and people around the world!

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    uploaded date: 18-06-2015

  • Isuma Collection

    uploaded by: David Ertel

    channel: Venice 2019

    In 1985 Zacharias Kunuk, Norman Cohn, Paul Apak and elder Pauloosie Qulitalik formed Igloolik Isuma Productions, incorporated in 1990 to produce independent media art from an Inuit point of view. In 2001 Isuma’s first feature, Atanarjuat The Fast Runner, won the Caméra d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival.… Read more

    uploaded date: 27-02-2019

  • Isuma's Online Exhibition

    uploaded by: David Ertel

    channel: Venice 2019

    In the spirit of media democracy, Isuma's exhibition at the 58th Biennale di Venezia has a parallel exhibition accessible to anyone with an Internet connection through www.isuma.tv and The Isuma Book.… Read more

    uploaded date: 08-03-2019

  • One Day in the Life of Noah Piugattuk

    uploaded by: Gabriela Gamez

    One Day in the Life of Noah Piugattuk compresses Piugattuk’s 96-year lifetime into a dramatized feature film portrait of one day in that life, a 24-hour day when the sun never sets, out hunting seals on the spring sea ice in May 1961, in the Igloolik region of north Baffin Island.

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    uploaded date: 01-05-2019

  • IBC 3

    uploaded by: IBC admin

    The Inuit Broadcasting Corporation provides a window to the Arctic by producing award winning television programming by Inuit, for Inuit. IBC is indeed, Nunavut’s public producer. 

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    uploaded date: 03-03-2020