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by Nunavut Independent Television Network (NITV) and Inuit Broadcasting Corporation (IBC)

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Today's IsumaTV Guide to 24-hour Inuktut Television

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TV Guide

  • Elders' Morning (4:00–7:00)

    04h 00 IBC Baker Lake BL 525 Bruce Mittuq

    Source: IBC

    IBC Baker Lake BL 525 Bruce Mittuq, Inuit Broadcasting Corporation Baker Lake, Host: William Noah. Inuktut.

    Segment 1: Mikituq (Mikitok) Bruce is an elder from Coral Harbour. He talks about Inuit traditional knowledge regarding hunting polar bears and seals. He also explains the formation of ice on the ice floe and what to do in an emergency. He is well-known for his knowledge of Inuit culture.

    Duration: 49m 39s

  • 04h 49 Harry Towtongie - Rankin Inlet Mine and Mayor

    Source: IBC

     Rankin Inlet Mine and Mayor
    Harry Towtongie is the Mayor or Rankin Inlet. He talks
    about the history of the mine and people in Rankin Inlet.

    Duration: 10m 3s

  • 04h 59 IBC Tohaknaak 8045, Cambridge Bay elders, 1987

    Source: IBC

    IBC Tohaknaak 8045, Cambridge Bay elders, 1987, 
Inuit Broadcasting Corporation
 Cambridge Bay 1987, Host: Ada Todd, James Kavana. Inuktut.

    Segment 1: Frank Anaaluk and Helen Maksagak, Elders from Cambridge Bay talk about how the town of Cambridge Bay started. They also talk about the medical services. Segment 2: This is information about the dangers of PCB, an environmental contaminant.

    Duration: 28m 30s

  • 05h 28 Pauloosie Qulitalik Elders Teachings Tapes MRQ77

    Source: ISUMA

    Pauloosie Qulitalik Elders Teachings Tapes MRQ77, Isuma, NITV.

    Born in 1939, Elder co-founder of Igloolik Isuma Productions Qulitalik both acted in and led the cultural content in the first twenty years of Isuma filmmaking. He also worked on his old Apple laptop to write down his knowledge of Inuit law and proper thinking, then broadcast it on Nunatinniit shows on Igloolik's IsumaTV channel.

    Duration: 28m 20s

  • 05h 56 IBC Inukshuk 330, Mariano Aupilarjuk on Shamanism, 1992

    Source: IBC

    IBC Inukshuk 330, Mariano Aupilarjuk on Shamanism, 1992, Inuit Broadcasting Corporation Rankin Inlet 1992, Host: Emily Karetak. Inuktut.

    Segment 1: Charlie Panigoniak interviews Mariano Aupilarjuk about shamans. Segment 2: After 70 years, the bones of some Inuit are brought back to Repulse Bay for burial. The British took the bones from Arctic Bay, Pond Inlet, Naujaat and Coral Harbour for scientific reasons. Segment 3: Matina Anoee is a cultural instructor at the school in Arviat, Nunavut.

    Duration: 28m 54s

  • 06h 25 IBC Archives, Charlie Panigoniak Performs

    Source: ARVIAT TV KIVALLIQ

    IBC Archives, Charlie Panigoniak Performs, Inuit Broadcasting Corporation, Arviat TV.

    Charlie Panigoniak concert, Arviat TV.

    Duration: 30m 20s

  • 06h 55 161-07108OT-Takuginai-different cultures around the world

    Source: IBC

    Ulaajuk School students learn about different cultures and wear clothing from around the world. Ulaajuup iliiniaqtingit ilinniaqtut nunarjuamiutait iliqqusiqatigiingittut missaanut.


    Takuginai (Look Here): This is the premiere Aboriginal language program in North America directed at children. Takuginai is one of IBC's longest running, best known and most loved programs. The series features the likes of "Johnny" the lemming and other locally made puppets and young hosts. Takuginai educates Inuit children with cultural values such as respect for elders, sharing and patience, and having fun in the process. Takuginai also teaches Inuktitut numbers, colours, sizes and syllabics. Takuginai was created for the five to seven year-old age group; however, the show is enjoyed by people of all ages. Older episodes of Takuginai were half-hour programs produced in Iqaluit with segments also provided by our other centres. More recent videos include animation. The newest episodes are 15 minutes and are available at http://www.isuma.tv/Takuginai-Web-Series.
    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.

     

    Duration: 5m 57s

  • Children's Morning (7:00–12:00)

    07h 01 Anaana's Tent S01E11 Helping Out | ᐊᓈᓇᐅᑉ ᑐᐱᖕᒐ S01E11 ᐃᑲᔪᕐᓂᖅ

    Source: TAQQUT

     Rita Claire talks about the different ways we help family and friends. Celina Kalluk stops by to sing “Siipinnguaq,” Susan Avingaq teaches us how to play Makigiaq, and we read the book Why We Share Country Food.
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    ᐃᑦᑐᐊᖕᒐ ᐅᖃᓪᓚᐅᓯᖃᕐᓂᐊᖅᑐᖅ ᐊᔾᔨᒌᖕᒋᑦᑐᓂᑦ ᐃᑲᔪᕐᓂᕐᒥᒃ ᐃᓚᑦᑎᓐᓂ ᐱᖃᑎᑦᑎᓐᓂᓗ. ᓯᓖᓇ ᑲᓪᓗᒃ ᐃᖖᒋᕆᐊᖅᑐᕐᓂᐊᖅᑐᖅ “ᓰᐱᖖᒍᐊᖅ,” ᓲᓴᓐ ᐊᕕᖖᒐᖅ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᓐᓂᐊᕌᑎᒍ ᖃᓄᖅ ᐱᖖᒍᐊᕐᓂᕐᒥᒃ ᒥᑭᒋᐊᖅ, ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐅᖃᓕᒫᕐᓗᑕ ᐅᖃᓕᒫᒐᕐᒥᒃ ᓂᕿᓂᒃ ᐊᕙᒃᑯᑎᖃᖅᐸᖕᓂᕗᑦ.

    Duration: 22m 20s

  • 07h 24 Ukaliq & Kalla S01E07 Picking Heather | ᐅᑲᓕᖅ ᑲᓪᓚᓗ S01E07 ᕿᔪᒃᑖᖅᑕᕐᓂᖅ

    Source: TAQQUT

    Ukaliq and Kalla are spending the weekend at their tent. Kalla wakes up early and decides to go for a walk and pick heather. The two make tea and bannock.
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    ᐅᑲᓕᒃᑯᒃ ᑲᓪᓚᒃᑯᒃ ᐱᓇᓱᐊᕈᓯᐅᑉ ᓄᙳᐊᓂ ᑐᐱᕐᒦᑉᐳᒃ. ᑲᓪᓚ ᐅᓪᓛᕈᕋᒥ ᐱᓱᔪᒍᒪᓕᖅᐳᖅ ᕿᔪᒃᑖᖅᑕᕆᐊᕐᓗᓂ. ᑏᓕᐅᖅᐳᒃ ᐸᓚᐅᒐᔾᔨᐅᖅᖢᑎᒡᓗ.

    Duration: 11m

  • 07h 35 Anaana's Tent S01E12 Rainy Day | ᐊᓈᓇᐅᑉ ᑐᐱᖕᒐ S01E12 ᓯᓚᓗᑦᑐᖅ

    Source: TAQQUT

     Rita Claire prepares for a rainy day outside with Qimmiq. Celina Kalluk visits to play the guitar and sing, and we are introduced to the traditional story The Legend of Lightning and Thunder.
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    ᐃᑦᑐᐊᖕᒐ ᕿᒻᒥᕐᓗ ᐱᕙᒌᔭᖅᑑᒃ ᓯᓚᓗᓐᓂᐊᕐᓂᖕᒐᓄᑦ. ᓯᓖᓇ ᑲᓪᓗᒃ ᐳᓛᕆᐊᖅᑐᖅ ᑯᑭᑦᑕᐹᒡᒋᖅᑐᓂ ᐃᖖᒋᕐᓂᐊᕋᒥ, ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᖃᐅᔨᑎᑕᐅᓂᐊᖅᑐᒍᑦ ᐅᓂᒃᑳᖅᑐᐊᒥ ᐅᓂᒃᑳᖅᑐᐊᖅ ᐅᒃᑳᓕᔭᖅ ᑲᓪᓗᒡᓗ.

    Duration: 22m 20s

  • 07h 57 Ukaliq & Kalla S01E08 Pet Seagull | ᐅᑲᓕᖅ ᑲᓪᓚᓗ S01E08 ᑎᒍᐊᖅ ᓇᐅᔮᕋᖅ

    Source: TAQQUT

     It’s another beautiful day in the Arctic. Ukaliq arrives back from boating to their camp and immediately shows Kalla what he found while on his trip––a baby seagull. Kalla teaches Ukaliq that having a pet is a big responsibility.
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    ᓯᓚᑦᑎᐊᕚᓘᕗᖅ ᐋᓯᑦ ᐅᑭᐅᖅᑕᖅᑐᒥ. ᐅᑲᓕᖅ ᑎᑭᑉᐳᖅ ᐅᒥᐊᒃᑯᑦ ᐊᐅᓪᓛᖅᓯᒪᓚᐅᖅᖢᑎᒃ ᑕᑯᖅᑯᔾᔨᓯᑲᐅᑎᒋᕗᕐᓗ ᑲᓪᓚᒧᑦ ᓇᓂᓚᐅᖅᑕᒥᓂᒃ ᐊᐅᓪᓚᖅᓯᒪᓪᓗᑎᒃ − ᓇᐅᔮᕋᕐᒥᒃ. ᑲᓪᓚᐅᑉ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᑉᐹ ᐅᑲᓕᖅ ᑎᒍᐊᖃᕐᓗᓂ ᑲᒪᑦᑎᐊᕆᐊᓕᐊᓘᓂᖓᓂᒃ.

    Duration: 11m

  • 08h 08 Anaana's Tent S01E13 Going Home | ᐊᓈᓇᐅᑉ ᑐᐱᖕᒐ S01E13 ᐊᖕᒋᕐᕋᓕᖅᑐᖅ

    Source: TAQQUT

     It’s Rita Claire’s last day in the tent, and she feels sad. So she sings to Qimmiq to cheer herself up, and we read the book Way Back Then, featuring different Inuit folktales and myths.
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    ᐅᓪᓗᒥ ᐃᑦᑐᐊᖕᒐ ᑭᖕᒍᓪᓕᖅᐹᖅᓱᓕᕐᒪ ᑐᐱᕐᒥᒃ, ᓄᒫᓱᒃᑐᖅ. ᐃᖖᒋᕐᓂᐊᖅᑐᖅ ᕿᒻᒥᕐᒧᑦ ᐃᒻᒥᓂᒃ ᓴᐃᒻᒪᖅᓴᕋᓱᒃᑐᓂ, ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐅᖃᓕᒫᕐᓂᐊᖅᑐᖅ ᐅᖃᓕᒫᒐᕐᒥᒃ ᑕᐃᒃᓱᒪᓂᐊᓗᒃ ᐊᔾᔨᒌᖕᒋᑦᑐᓂᒃ ᐅᓂᒃᑳᖅᑐᐊᓕᒃ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐅᒃᐱᕆᔭᐅᔪᓂᑦ.

    Duration: 22m 20s

  • 08h 30 Ukaliq & Kalla S01E09 Making Pitti | ᐅᑲᓕᖅ ᑲᓪᓚᓗ S01E09 ᐱᔅᓯᓕᐅᕐᓂᖅ

    Source: TAQQUT

    Ukaliq and Kalla catch a lot of fish. Enough fish to make all sorts of delicious things, and making pitti (dried fish) is one of their favourites! Kalla tells everyone a story about how he learned how to make pitti.
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    ᐅᑲᓕᒃᑯᒃ ᑲᓪᓚᒃᑯᒃ ᐃᖃᓗᐊᔭᒃᐳᒃ. ᓈᒻᒪᒃᑐᓂᒃ ᐃᑲᓗᒃᐳᒃ ᖃᓄᑐᐃᓐᓇᖅ ᐊᔾᔨᒌᙱᑦᑐᓂᒃ ᒪᒪᖅᑐᓂᒃ ᓂᖅᖠᐅᕈᓐᓇᕐᓂᐊᓕᖅᐳᒃ, ᐱᔅᓯᓕᐅᕐᓗᑎᒡᓗ ᒪᒪᕆᓛᕆᖃᓯᐅᔾᔭᖓᓂᒃ! ᑲᓪᓚᐅᑉ ᐅᓂᒃᑲᐅᑎᕙᐃᑦ ᖃᓄᖅ ᐱᔅᓯᓕᐅᕈᓐᓇᖅᓯᓚᐅᕐᓂᕐᒥᓂᒃ.

    Duration: 11m 1s

  • 08h 41 Innarijatini Unikatuat Ep. 20 “ᐃᓕᒪᒐᓱᒃᔪᒃᔪᐊᖅ, ᓂᕆᑲᑦᑕᕐᑐᕕᓂᖅ ᓄᓕᐊᕐᒥᓂᒃ” - Imarasugssuaq, The Man who Ate his Wives

    Source: ISUMA

    Innarijatini Unikatuat Ep. 20 “ᐃᓕᒪᒐᓱᒃᔪᒃᔪᐊᖅ, ᓂᕆᑲᑦᑕᕐᑐᕕᓂᖅ ᓄᓕᐊᕐᒥᓂᒃ” - Imarasugssuaq, The Man who Ate his Wives, Produced by JerryCo Animation and Kingulliit Productions. 2016. Inuktut.

    ᖃᓄᐃᒪᑦ ᐃᓅᖃᑎᑦᑎᓐᓂᒃ ᖃᓄᖓᓴᖃᑦᑕᕆᐊᖃᖏᓚᒍᑦ

    Duration: 5m 30s

  • 08h 47 Innarijatini Unikatuat Ep. 21 “ᐃᓯᒐᓕᒑᕐᓱᒃ, ᓄᓖᕐᑐᕕᓂᖅ” - Isigaligarssik, The Man Without a Wifee

    Source: ISUMA

    Innarijatini Unikatuat Ep. 21 “ᐃᓯᒐᓕᒑᕐᓱᒃ, ᓄᓖᕐᑐᕕᓂᖅ” - Isigaligarssik, The Man Without a Wife, Produced by JerryCo Animation and Kingulliit Productions. 2016. Inuktut.

    ᖃᓄᐃᒪᑦ ᐊᑕᐅᓯᐅᑉ ᐃᓅᑉ ᓴᖏᓂᖓᓂᒃ ᐅᓇᒥᔭᕆᐊᖃᖏᓚᑎᑦ.

    Duration: 5m 30s

  • 08h 52 Innarijatini Unikatuat Ep. 22 “ᑐᖑᔪᓗᒃ ᓴᐅᓂᕐᑑᕐᓗ” - Tungujuluk and Saunikoq, The Walrus and the Bear

    Source: ISUMA

    Innarijatini Unikatuat Ep. 22 “ᑐᖑᔪᓗᒃ ᓴᐅᓂᕐᑑᕐᓗ” - Tungujuluk and Saunikoq, The Walrus and the Bear, Produced by JerryCo Animation and Kingulliit Productions. 2016. Inuktut.

    ᖃᓄᐃᒪᑦ ᓯᓚᑐᔪᓂᒃ ᐅᑦᔨᓱᕆᐊᖃᒪᖔᑦᑕ.

    Duration: 5m 30s

  • 08h 58 Innarijatini Unikatuat Ep. 23 “ᐃᓄᑑᔪᖅ ᐊᕐᓇᖅ” - The Lonely Woman and the Polar Bears

    Source: ISUMA

    Innarijatini Unikatuat Ep. 23 “ᐃᓄᑑᔪᖅ ᐊᕐᓇᖅ” - The Lonely Woman and the Polar Bears, Produced by JerryCo Animation and Kingulliit Productions. 2016. Inuktut.

    ᖃᓄᐃᒪᑦ ᑐᖓᓴᕐᑕᐅᖏᑦᓗᑎᑦ ᐅᕙᑎᕆᔭᐅᔪᒧᐊᕆᐊᖃᖏᓚᑎᑦ (ᐊᖏᕋᕆᔭᐅᔪᒧᐊᕆᐊᖃᖏᓚᑎᑦ).

    Duration: 5m 29s

  • 09h 03 Takuginai Web Series ᑐᓃᑦ (Tuniit)

    Source: IBC

    Takuginai Web Series ᑐᓃᑦ (Tuniit), Inuit Broadcasting Corporation.

    ᑕᑯᒋᓇᐃᒃᑯᑦ ᐃᓪᓗᖓᓂ ᐊᑖᑕᑦᓯᐊᖅ ᐄᓴᑭ ᐅᓃᒃᑳᖅᑐᖅ ᔮᓂ ᐊᕕᙵᕐᒧᑦ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐅᓗᐊᑲᓪᓚᖅ ᐊᕕᙵᕐᒧᑦ ᑐᓂᑐᖃᒥᓃᑦ ᒥᑦᓵᓄᑦ.
    Back in the Takuginai house, Grandpa Isaaci tells stories about ancient Tuniit (Dorset people) to little lemmings Johnny and Uluakallaq.

    Duration: 15m

  • 09h 18 Takuginai Web Series ᐊᑖᑕᑦᓯᐊᒃᑯᓐᓂᒃ ᐳᓛᕆᐊᖅᑐᑦ (Visit with grandparents)

    Source: IBC

    Takuginai Web Series ᐊᑖᑕᑦᓯᐊᒃᑯᓐᓂᒃ ᐳᓛᕆᐊᖅᑐᑦ (Visit with grandparents), Inuit Broadcasting Corporation. 

    ᑖᒧᓯᒃᑯᑦ ᑎᒧᑎᒃᑯᑦ ᐳᓛᕆᐊᕆᐅᖅᑑᒃ ᐊᑖᑕᑦᓯᐊᒃᑯᒥᓂᒃ ᐊᓈᓇᑦᓯᐊᒃᑯᒥᓂᒃ ᑕᑯᒋᓇᐃᒃᑯᑦ ᐃᓪᓗᖓᓂ.
    Thomasie and Timuti visit their grandparents at the Takuginai house for the first time.

    Duration: 15m

  • 09h 33 TWS6-Spooktakular-Hᐊᓗᕖᖅᑐᑦ ᑕᑯᒋᓇᐃᒃᑯᓐᓂ

    Source: IBC

    Duration: 15m 17s

  • 09h 49 Takuginai Web Series ᑐᒃᑐᐃᑦ (Caribou)

    Source: IBC

    Takuginai Web Series ᑐᒃᑐᐃᑦ (Caribou), Inuit Broadcasting Corporation. Inuktut.

    ᐋᓐᔨᓖᓐ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᑯᑯ ᕿᒻᒥᙳᐊᖅ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖃᑎᒌᑉᐴᒃ ᑐᒃᑐᐃᑦ ᐅᑭᐅᖅᑕᖅᑐᒦᑦᑐᑦ ᒥᑦᓵᓄᑦ.
    Angeline and Kuku the dog learn together about Caribou in the arctic.

    Duration: 15m 11s

  • 10h 04 IBC Qaujisaut Halloween Special 1992

    Source: IBC

    IBC Qaujisaut Halloween Special 1992, Inuit Broadcasting Corporation Iqaluit 1992, Host: Jane Flaherty. Inuktut.

    Segment 1: Youth act out a scary story in a house. Segment 2: Elisapee Isulatuq tells a scary story and other stories from the past.

    Duration: 28m 52s

  • 10h 33 IBC Amitturmiut 4754, Halloween costume contest 1989

    Source: IBC

    IBC Amitturmiut 4754, Halloween costume contest, 1989, Inuit Broadcasting Corporation Igloolik 1989, Host Simon Quasa. Inuktut.

    Residents of Igloolik hold annual Halloween costume contest, Elders talk about spirits.

    Duration: 28m 54s

  • 11h 02 Alianait Live Concert - Chalotte Qamaniq, Rise Ashen, Avery Keenainak, Kristy King & Billy Kuksuk

    Source: NITV

    ᓵᓚᑦ ᖃᒪᓂᖅ + ᕋᐃᔅ ᐋᓴᓐ ᑖᒃᑯᓇᙵᑦ ᓯᓚ ᐊᒻᒪ ᕋᐃᔅ, ᐊᐃᕗᕆ ᑮᓇᐃᓐᓇᖅ, ᑯᕆᔅᑎ ᑭᖕ, ᕕᓕ ᖁᖅᓱᖅ CHARLOTTE QAMANIQ + RISE ASHEN OF SILLA AND RISE, AVERY KEENAINAK ,KRISTY KING & BILLY KUKSUK

    Duration: 1h 8m 54s

  • Knowledge Sharing and Storytelling (12:00–16:00)

    12h 11 IBC Takuyaksat, Shamanism, Takunnaraksalirijiit, 1986

    Source: IBC

    IBC Takuyaksat, Shamanism, Takunnaraksalirijiit, 1986, Inuit Broadcasting Corporation Baker Lake 1986, Producer: Victor Qilulaaq, Martin Qillaq and Barney Pattunguyak, Host: Victor Qilulaaq. Inuktut.

    Segment 1: Angakkuksarniq (Shamanism) - this show is about shamanism and features different people are talking about it.

    Duration: 26m

  • 12h 37 IBC Kippinguijautiit 7475, Igloolik Stories, 2001

    Source: IBC

    IBC Kippinguijautiit 7475, Igloolik Stories, 2001, Inuit Broadcasting Corporation Iqaluit 2001. Inuktut, Host: Simataq Michael.

    Segment 1: This is a clip of Igloolik elders telling short stories, covering a wide range of topics including naming systems, legends, survival skills and traditional knowledge.
    Segment 2: George Kappianaq is known as the knowledge keeper at a Conference on Shamanism.

    Duration: 27m 50s

  • 13h 04 IBC Inukshuk 7728, Stories and Shamanism, 1993

    Source:

    IBC Inukshuk 7728, Stories and Shamanism, 1993, Baker Lake – Inuit Broadcasting Corporation, Host: Sam Itkilik. Inuktut.

    Segment 1: In 1993, Iqaluit’s Elisapee Ishulutaq and Ningiuraapik Sheutiapik tell stories. They also talk about shamanism. Segment 2: Mike Gardner, the Anglican Minister in Iqaluit, tells what he thinks about shamanism.

     

    Duration: 28m 17s

  • 13h 33 IBC Takuyaksat BL457, How to make a fish harpoon – Part 1

    Source: IBC

    IBC Takuyaksat BL457, How to make a fish harpoon – Part 1, Inuit Broadcasting Corporation Baker Lake, Host: William Noah. Inuktut.

    Segment 1: Samson Quinaqnaq teaches how to make a fish harpoon (kakivak). It takes time and effort to carve the bones and make sure they are cut bones properly.

    Duration: 19m 51s

  • 13h 52 IBC Takuyaksat BL599, How to make a fish harpoon – Part 2,

    Source: IBC

    IBC Takuyaksat BL599, How to make a fish harpoon – Part 2, Inuit Broadcasting Corporation Baker Lake, Host: William Noah. Inuktut.

    Segment 1: Samson Quinnanaq continues teaching how to make a kakivak, which is a fish spear or harpoon using caribou antler.

    Duration: 19m 53s

  • 14h 12 Hand Broom from Ptarmigan

    Source: Ptarmigan

    Duration: 4m 9s

  • 14h 17 How To Build An Igloo with Jacob Ikinilik _1984

    Source: IBC

    Program name: Takuyaksat
    Takuyaksat was a Baker Lake production involving cultural activities, storytelling, hunting, sewing, and legends.
    Producer: Baker Lake - Inuit Broadcasting Corporation
    Location: Baker Lake
    Camera: Charles Keenan

    Segment 1: Jacob Ikinilik teaches about building an igloo (igluvigaq) and uses a pana (snow knife).

    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.
     

    Duration: 52m 17s

  • 15h 09 Takuyaksat Ep 69 Survival Tips with E Evo _Dec 1990

    Source: IBC

    Program name: Takuyaksat
    Takuyaksat was a Baker Lake production involving cultural activities, storytelling, hunting, sewing, and legends.
    Producer: John Tapatai and Victor Qilulaaq – Baker Lake – Inuit Broadcasting Corporation
    Host: Victor Qilulaaq
    Camera: Samuel Iqqilik
    Location: Baker Lake

    Segment 1: Edward Evu teaches about survival skills out on the land. What is most important thing to bring when out hunting? Watch this video to see Edward explaining and demonstrating a list of items that would help a person survive out on the land.

    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.
     

    Duration: 28m 53s

  • 15h 38 Inukshuk (Kamotik - Making of a Hunter, Oaniutit) _1992

    Source: IBC

    Program name: Inukshuk
    Producer: Peter Tapatai - Baker Lake - Inuit Broadcasting Corporation
    Host: Victor Qilulaaq
    Camera: Martin Qilak
    Location: Baker Lake

    Segment 1: Before wood was introduced, Inuit used to make komatiks (qamutiik) using caribou skin and bones. Victor explains this.

    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.
     

    Duration: 28m 19s

  • Afternoon Movies (16:00–19:00)

    16h 06 Umiaq Part 1

    Source: ISUMA

    Paul Apak Angilirq (1954-1998) was vice-president and co-founder of Isuma. Apak began his career in 1978 as a trainee in Canada's Inukshuk Project, the first project to train indigenous TV producers in remote communities.

    Year of Production: 2009

    Country: Canada

    Duration: 28m 51s

  • 16h 35 Umiaq Part 2

    Source: ISUMA

    Paul Apak Angilirq (1954-1998) was vice-president and co-founder of Isuma. Apak began his career in 1978 as a trainee in Canada's Inukshuk Project, the first project to train indigenous TV producers in remote communities.

    Year of Production: 2009

    Country: Canada

    Duration: 28m 51s

  • 17h 04 Queen Of The Quest

    Source: ARNAIT

    Queen Of The Quest (34 mins), Arnait Video Productions, NITV 2010, Director Carol Kunnuk.

    As the first woman to compete in and win the “Nunavut Quest” dog team race, Denise Malliki is a great source of inspiration for many young Inuit women and men as well as a compelling ambassador for our Inuit culture and traditions.

    Duration: 33m 54s

  • 17h 38 Arnait Video Presents: Charlie Pisuk

    Source: ARNAIT

    Arnait Video Presents: Charlie Pisuk, Arnait Video Productions. English.

    Charlie Pisuk is your uncle, your cousin, your brother-in-law. What do you have to say about him? Someone is listening.

    Duration: 17m 41s

  • 17h 55 Arnait Video Presents: Aqtuqsi (The Nightmare)

    Source: ARNAIT

    Arnait Video Presents: Aqtuqsi (The Nightmare), Arnait Video Productions 1996, Director Mary Kunuk. Inuktut no subtitles.

    An aqtuqsi is a dream from which one must wake up, a paralyzing nightmare. “I decided to put my aqtuqsi in video. It’s so interesting because it is not a nightmare or a regular dream: an aqtuqsi is something that can paralyze you when you’re sleeping.”

    Duration: 4m 42s

  • 18h 00 Ningiura (My Grandmother/Ma grand-mère)

    Source: Special Selection Inuit Films on IsumaTV

    YEAR OF PRODUCTION: 2000
    DURATION: 29 min
    GENRE: Docu-drama
    FORMAT: Video (colour)
    LANGUAGE: Inuktitut, Eng/Fr s-t
    DIRECTORS: Mary Kunuk, Marie-Helene Cousineau
    PRODUCER: Arnait Video Productions
    SOUND: Pacome Qudlaut
    CAMERA: Marie Helene Cousineau
    SCRIPT WRITER: Mary Kunuk, Marie-Helene Cousineau
    EDITOR: Marie-Christine Sarda
    CAST/PERFORMERS: Rachel Uyarasuk, Sylvia Ivalu, Charlie Qulitalik, Marie David
    FUNDING: Telefilm Canada, ATPN, Channel 24, Canada Council for the Arts, Conseil des arts et des lettres du Quebec
    SELECTED SCREENINGS: APTN (Canada), Channel 24 (Igloolik), ImagineNative Film Festival (Toronto, 2001: Best Video), Native Americain Film and Video Festival (New-York, 2003)

    SYNOPSIS:

    Ningiura is an experimental fiction based on authentic oral histories, traditional knowledge and contemporary reality of Igloolik today.

    An elder and her grand-daughter get to know and appreciate each other after a family tragedy.

    Duration: 28m 51s

  • 18h 29 Nunavut (Our Land) Episode 1: Qimuksik (Dog Team)

    Source: ISUMA

    Nunavut (Our Land) Episode 1: Qimuksik (Dog Team), Igloolik Isuma Productions 1995, Producers Zacharias Kunuk, Pauloosie Qulitalik, Norman Cohn. Inuktut w/English s-t.

    The 13-part Nunavut (Our Land) series follows five fictional families through the different seasons of an Arctic year, from spring to a uniquely Inuit Christmas Day. In Qimuksik (Dog Team) one family travels in the immense and beautiful arctic during spring. Inuaraq teaches his young son how to survive in the old way: driving the dogs, building the igloo, catching seals on the open water, running down caribou to feed the family.                

    Duration: 28m 52s

  • 18h 58 IsumaTV Trailer 1

    Source: IsumaTV

    IsumaTV Trailer 1. IsumaTV website hosts video, audio and text files as well as unique digital multimedia projects. info@isuma.tv. This Trailer's clips:

    Duration: 1m 15s

  • 18h 59 IsumaTV Trailer 3

    Source: IsumaTV

    IsumaTV Trailer 3. IsumaTV website hosts video, audio and text files as well as unique digital multimedia projects. info@isuma.tv. This Trailer's clips:

    Duration: 1m 22s

  • News and Variety (19:00–24:00)

    19h 00 Nunavut Sivuniksavut Graduation

    Source: NITV

    Duration: 2h 37m 48s

  • 21h 38 Inuit Studies Conference - Day 2, Keynote 2: Aaju Peter

    Source: NITV

    Aaju Peter is a lawyer, businesswoman and activist. She speaks about Inuit law and Inuit traditon.

    ᐋᔪ ᐲᑕ ᒪᓕᒐᓕᕆᔨᐅᔪᖅ, ᑮᓇᐅᔭᒃᓴᕐᑎᐅᓪᓗᓂ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᖃᐅᔨᒪᑎᑦᑎᓇᓱᒃᑎᐅᓪᓗᓂ. ᐅᖃᐅᓯᖃᕐᑐᖅ ᐃᓄᐃᑦ ᒪᓕᒐᖏᓐᓂᒃ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐃᓄᐃᑦ ᐱᖁᓯᖏᓐᓂᒃ.

    Duration: 55m 39s

  • 22h 34 Inuit Studies Conference - Day 3, Keynote 1: Alethea Arnaquq-Baril

    Source: NITV

    Alethea Arnaquq-Baril is an award-winning director, producer, and screenwriter. She talks about the truth, about finding our voice and our ability to speak up.

    ᐊᓖᑎᐊ ᐊᒡᒋᐅᖅ ᐊᕐᓇᖅᑯᖅ-ᕙᕆᐅᓪ ᓵᓚᒃᓴᕐᓂᑯ ᑐᑭᒧᐊᒃᑎᑦᑎᔨᐅᓪᓗᓂ ᑕᕆᔭᐅᓯᐅᕐᓂᕐᒧᑦ, ᓴᕿᑦᑎᕆᔨᐅᓪᓗᓂ, ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᑎᑎᕋᕐᓂᖓᓂᒃ. ᐅᖃᐅᓯᖃᕐᑐᖅ ᓱᓕᔪᒥᒃ, ᓇᓂᓯᓂᕐᒥᒃ ᓂᐱᑦᑎᓐᓂᒃ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐅᖃᓪᒪᒍᓐᓇᕐᓂᑦᑎᓐᓂᒃ.

    Duration: 56m 46s

  • 23h 31 Silakut Concert - Kelly Fraser

    Source: NITV

    Kelly Fraser performs during the Silakut live concert in Igloolik. LIVE on August 15, 2019.

    Duration: 28m 6s

  • 23h 59 Traditional dancing and drumming again - April 16 2004

    Source: Zacharias Kunuk Archive

    Duration: 2m 17s

  • Late Night Programming (24:00–4:00)

    00h 01 IBC Inukshuk 1069, Musk ox hunting, 1992

    Source: IBC

    IBC Inukshuk 1069, Musk ox hunting, 1992, Baker Lake - Inuit Broadcasting Corporation 1992, Host: Sam Irqilik. Inuktut.

    Segment 1: Peter Tapatai and other hunters go musk ox hunting.

    Duration: 28m 53s

  • 00h 30 IBC Inuusivut 1003, Walrus and beluga hunting, 1987

    Source: IBC

    IBC Inuusivut 1003, Walrus and beluga hunting, 1987, Rankin Inlet - Inuit Broadcasting Corporation 1987, Host: Charlie Panigoniak. Inuktut.

    Segment 1: Walrus hunting in Chesterfield Inlet, Nunavut.Segment 2: Beluga whale hunting in Arviat, Nunavut.

    Duration: 29m 44s

  • 01h 00 IBC Takujuminaqtut 967, George Arluk, carver, 1993

    Source: IBC

    IBC Takujuminaqtut 967, George Arluk, carver, 1993, Rankin Inlet – Inuit Broadcasting Corporation 1993, Host: Leo Subgut. Inuktut.

    Segment 1: George Arluk, a well-known carver, is shown carving.Segment 2: Jose Kusugak’s family go to gather mussels. Segment 3: Two ladies in Arviat cut up a seal.

    Duration: 28m 58s

  • 01h 29 Willie Tooktoo, Inuit Cree Wars

    Source: Inuit Cree Warfare

    Willie Tooktoo, Inuit Cree Wars, Kingulliit Productions 2010, Producer Stephane Rituit, Directors Zacharias Kunuk (Inuk), Ron Sheshamush (Cree) and Neil Diamond (Cree).

    Interviews, research for film, Inuit Cree Reconciliation.

    Duration: 28m 2s

  • 01h 57 Charlie Tooktoo, Inuit Cree Wars

    Source: Inuit Cree Warfare

    Charlie Tooktoo, Inuit Cree Wars, Kingulliit Productions 2010, Producer Stephane Rituit, Directors Zacharias Kunuk (Inuk), Ron Sheshamush (Cree) and Neil Diamond (Cree).

    Interviews, research for film, Inuit Cree Reconciliation.

    Duration: 21m 32s

  • 02h 18 Alec Tuckatuk, Inuit Cree Wars

    Source: Inuit Cree Warfare

    Alec Tuckatuk, Inuit Cree Wars, Kingulliit Productions 2010, Producer Stephane Rituit, Directors Zacharias Kunuk (Inuk), Ron Sheshamush (Cree) and Neil Diamond (Cree).

     

    Interviews, research for film, Inuit Cree Reconciliation.

     

    Duration: 19m 2s

  • 02h 37 Tohaknaak - Carvers of Coppermine - 1987

    Source: IBC

    Carvers of Coppermine - 1987

    Program name: Tohaknaak
    Producer: Inuit Broadcasting Corporation - Ikaluktuktiak (Cambridge Bay)
    Host: John Komak
    Location: Kugluktuk

    Segment 1: Interviews with local carvers from Kugluktuk (Coppermine).

    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.
     

    Duration: 28m 54s

  • 03h 06 The Carver Dec 7 1982

    Source: IBC

    Producer: Iqaluit – Inuit Broadcasting Corporation
    Location: Iqaluit, Nunavut

    Segment 1: Carver Alivaqtu Pitulusi explains about his carving.

    Segment 2: There are throatsongs and other songs sung while colour photos are shown.

    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.
     

    Duration: 25m 58s

  • 03h 32 04795IG-AMI-91-__-INUK

    Source: IBC

    Program: Amittuqmiut (People from the Amittuqmiut Area): Amittuqmiut has a reputation for fine cinematography and excellent traditional programs. An information program, including topics such as hunting and hunting methods, sewing techniques, legends, stories and historical features. Paul Apaak, one of the producers has been a member of two international expeditions as an IBC cameraman. Amittuqmiut is a half hour program for the 16 to 60 year old age group produced in Igloolik, Nunavut. Language: Inuktitut

    Producer: Igloolik Inuit Broadcasting, Nunavut

    Host: Zacharius Kunuk

    Segment 1: Inuit Broadcasting Corporation celebrates ten years in production, starting with the Inukshuk Broadcasting System with producers Joe Ataguttaaluk and Paul Apak Angiliq in 1980. Joe Ataguttaaluk talks about how Inukshuk Broadcasting System started.

    Zacharius Kunuk, Simon Quasa, Jake Kadluk, Pauloosie Qulittalik, Julie Ivalu, Natar Ungalaaq, and Pacome Qulaut all describe how they started working for Inuit Broadcasting Corporation.

    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.
     

    Duration: 28m 53s

Programming Partners

  • NITV

    uploaded by: IsumaTV

    Founded in 1991 in Igloolik, NITV (Nunavut Independent Television Network, formerly called Tarriaksuk Video Centre) is Canada's first artist-run media centre in a remote Inuit community, adapting Inuit oral traditions to modern media technologies.… Read more

    uploaded date: 31-08-2020

  • IBC

    uploaded by: IsumaTV

    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: 31-08-2020

  • ISUMA

    uploaded by: IsumaTV

    ISUMA, meaning ‘to think,’ is a collective of Inuit-owned related companies based since 1990 in Igloolik, Nunavut with a southern office in Montreal. In January 1990 four partners Zacharias Kunuk, Paul Apak, Pauloosie Qulitalik and Norman Cohn incorporated Igloolik Isuma Productions Inc.… Read more

    uploaded date: 31-08-2020

  • ARNAIT

    uploaded by: IsumaTV

    The women of Arnait have found that building connections to our traditions and, thereby, with the lives of our ancestors, gives shape and vitality to the lives we are leading and to the whole of the world we are sharing. Our inspiration is rooted in the past and blossoms in the present – to shine as an example for those around us.… Read more

    uploaded date: 31-08-2020

  • TAQQUT

    uploaded by: IsumaTV

    Taqqut Productions Inc. is an Inuit-owned film production company. Its head office is located in Iqaluit, Nunavut. While primarily a film production company, Taqqut also provides other project production services, such as web design, marketing, and technical writing.… Read more

    uploaded date: 31-08-2020

  • ARTCIRQ

    uploaded by: IsumaTV

    Artcirq is an Inuit artistic collective based in Igloolik, Nunavut.

    Founded in 1998 to combat youth suicide with artistic opportunity, Artcirq has evolved into a community-based circus and multimedia organization, allowing northern and southern artists to bridge and meet in a meaningful and creative way.

    Read more

    uploaded date: 31-08-2020

  • ARVIAT TV KIVALLIQ

    uploaded by: IsumaTV

    Arviat TV channel is created by Arviat Tarralijaarvik Film Society. NITV Community TV Channel in Arviat broadcasts local programming.

    Read more

    uploaded date: 31-08-2020

  • KITIKMEOT TV

    uploaded by: IsumaTV

    The Kitikmeot Heritage Society is located in Cambridge Bay, Nunavut. The Kitkmeot Inuit Association Department of Social and Cultural Development is responsible for planning, developing and managing KIA programs and services that enhance Inuit Culture, Language and wellness.… Read more

    uploaded date: 31-08-2020