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IsumaTV Nunavut Independent Inuit Broadcasting


21 August 2020


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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28h 27m 12s
  • Duration: 5m 55s

    Channel 51 Igloolik (Trailer): Celebrating 30 Years of Inuit Video Art (6 mins), NITV, Isuma, Arnait Video, Artcirq 2016. Inuktut w/English s-t.

    Trailer of 30 years of video productions from Igloolik filmmakers since 1980s, from NITV Igloolik Community TV Channel 51.

  • Duration: 17m 39s

    IBC: Pituqait: Peter Irniq (17 mins) Inuit Broadcasting Corporation 2019, Interviewer Henry Naudlaq. Inuktitut no subtitles.

    Peter Irniq talks with Henry Naudlaq about growing up on the land and his time as an MLA with the NWT and Nunavut governments.

  • Duration: 1h 30s

    Unikkaat Sivunittinnit (Messages From the Past), Kingulliit The Next Generation Part 1, Igloolik Isuma Productions 1992, Kingulliit Productions 2012, Co-directors Zacharias Kunuk and Paul Quassa, Editor Carol Kunnuk, Videography Norman Cohn.

  • Duration: 25m 52s

    IBC Baker Lake 30, Funny Stories, Inuit Broadcasting Corporation Baker Lake, Host William Noah. Inuktut no subtitles.

    Funny Stories from Baker Lake, Segment 1: Thomas Suvaaraq and Leo Qijuarjuk talk about funny stories.

  • Duration: 28m 52s

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

  • Duration: 27m 10s

    Piujuk and Angutautuq, Arnait Video Productions 1994, Producers Madeline Ivalu, Susan Avingaq, Mary Kunuk and Marie-helene Cousineau. Inuktut w/English s-t. 

  • Duration: 28m 50s

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    Nunavut (Our Land) Episode 2: Avaja, Igloolik Isuma Productions 1995, Producers Zacharias Kunuk, Pauloosie Qulitalik, Norman Cohn. Inuktut w/English s-t.

  • Duration: 51m 45s

    ARNAIT: Inuit Midwives, Interview with Hannah Uyarak (52 mins), Arnait Video Productions 1991. At Igloolik Point, Interview by Madeline Ivalu, Camera Marie-helene Cousineau. Inuktut no subtitles.

  • Duration: 37m 36s

    Ataguttaluk - A Life to Live For (37 mins), NITV and Kingulliit Productions 2019, Director Carol Kunnuk. Inuktut w/English s-t.

    Mixing historical photos, contemporary footage, and recreated scenes, this experimental documentary tells the story of a woman who survived a terrible starvation to become one of the most important residents of Igloolik.

  • Duration: 28m 54s

    Amitturmiut Originals 4754, Halloween costume contest 1989.

  • Duration: 12m 5s

    KITIKMEOT TV: Kitikmeot Heritage: Elders Examine Tools and Harpoons (12 mins), Kitikmeot Heritage Society 2012. Inuktut and English.

    The Elders of the Kitikmeot examine and comment on photographs of artifacts contained in the British Museum collection.

  • Duration: 28m 52s

    Takuginai Early Shows , S 10 Ep 7, Inuit Broadcasting Corporation 1995. Inuktut no subtitles.

  • Duration: 15m 14s

    Takuginai 519, ᓛᓚ ᖃᓂᒪᒻᒪᑦ ᐊᖏᕐᕋᖅᓯᒪᒋᐊᖃᕋᒥ ᑖᒧᓯᐅᑉ ᓇᔪᖅᓯᖅᐹ. Lala's Sick Day, Inuit Broadcasting Corporation 2019. Inuktut no subtitles.

    Lala is sick with a cold so Thomasie stays home to look after her.

  • Duration: 22m 20s

    TAQQUT: Anaana's Tent S01E01 Fishing | ᐊᓈᓇᐅᑉ ᑐᐱᖕᒐ S01E01 ᐃᖃᓪᓕᐊᖅᑐᖅ (22 mins), Taqqut Productions 2017. Inuktut no subtitles.

  • Duration: 2m 5s

    ISUMA: Qaujimaviit? Episode 1, Tiituriit? (2 mins), Igloolik Isuma Productions 2009, Host Peter Irniq. Inuktut no subtitles.

    Qaujimaviit? is a series of short videos for learning or improving Inuktut language skills with Elder Peter Irniq. 

  • Duration: 1m 20s

    ISUMA: Qaujimaviit? Episode 9, Food (2 mins) Igloolik Isuma Productions 2009, Host Peter Irniq. Inuktut and English.

    Qaujimaviit? is a series of short videos for learning or improving Inuktut language skills with Elder Peter Irniq.

  • Duration: 17m 3s

    IBC Qaujisaut, Cooking with Janet, Baker Lake Adult Education Producer: Baker Lake – Inuit Broadcasting Corporation 1980, John Tapatai, William Scottie, Host Janet Tagoona. Inuktut no subtitles.

    First Inuktut cooking show. Segment 1: Janet Tagoona shows how to cook caribou stew.

  • Duration: 2m 28s

    KITIKMEOT TV: Speaking Inuktitut (3 mins), Taloyoak Community TV 2014.

    Netsilik School Students Project. Syllabics.

  • Duration: 32m 10s

    NITV: Traditional children's stories and songs (32 mins), NITV production 2020, Host Lucy Tulugarjuk. Inuktut no subtitles.

    Lucy Tulugarjuk shares traditional songs and stories in our Montréal office. 

  • Duration: 41m 41s

    IBC: Inuit Tuttarvingat TV Show - Youth Coping Chapter 3 (42 mins), Inuit Tuttarvingat, National Aboriginal Health Organization NAHO 2009. Inuktitut w/English s-t.

  • Duration: 12m 51s

    NITV: Nunagijavut, NTI President Aluki Kotierk Inuktitut Interview (13 mins), NITV live productions 2020, Host Lucy Tulugarjuk. Inuktut no subtitles.

  • Duration: 36m 14s

    Show Me on the Map Episode 1, A Changing World, Arnait Video Productions 2010, Directed by Marie-Hélène Cousineau in collaboration with Carol Kunnuk. Inuktut and English.

  • Duration: 36m 32s

    Northern Haze: Living the Dream, Artcirq Productions 2011, Director Derek Aqqiaruq. Inuktut w/English s-t.

    Rocking the North hard and heavy since 1977, “Northern Haze: Living the Dream” tells the story of the first known Inuit Rock Band to sing in their native tongue.

  • Duration: 43m 11s

    Hunting With My Ancestors Episode 4: Kivitoo - What they thought of us? Kingulliit Productions 2018, Director Zacharias Kunuk. Inuktut w/English s-t.

  • Duration: 28m 54s

    Ammiturmiut 4716, Working mothers, 1991, originally produced by Inuit Broadcasting Corporation's Igloolik Station, all rights to this series have been returned to Igloolik's Kingulliit Productions. Inuktut.

  • Duration: 28m 58s

    IBC: Qaujisaut (To See, To Find Out) (29 mins), Inuit Broadcasting Corporation 1996, Inuktut no subtitles.

  • Duration: 34m 25s

    ARTCIRQ: Paniaq advising young artists (34 mins), Artcirq Productions 2008. Inuktut no subtitles.

    Elder Herve Paniaq advising young artists at the old Igloolik swimming pool in 2008 - telling them about acting, animal sounds, and storytelling.

  • Duration: 15m 3s

    Takuginai 5, ᐱ ᐳ ᐸ - Pi Pu Pa, Inuit Broadcasting Corporation 2019. Inuktut no subtitles.

    ᑖᒧᓯᒃᑯ ᓛᓚᒃᑯᑦ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑑᒃ ᓱᓇᕈᓘᔭᕐᓂ ᐱᒋᐊᖓᕐᓂᓕᓐᓂᒃ ᐱ ᐳ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐸ-ᒥᒃ. Thomasie and Lala learn about different things that start with letters ᐱ ᐳ and ᐸ.

  • Duration: 22m 20s

    TAQQUT: Anaana's Tent S01E06 Arctic Plants | ᐊᓈᓇᐅᑉ ᑐᐱᖕᒐ S01E06 ᐅᑭᐅᖅᑕᖅᑐᒥ (22 mins), Taqqut Productions 2017, Inuktut no subtitles.

  • Duration: 33m 54s

    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: 1h 30m 58s

    IBC: Nunavut Gala April 1, 1999, Part 1 (90 mins), Inuit Broadcasting Corporation, Iqaluit 1999. Inuktut and English.

  • Duration: 56m 56s

    NITV: Silakut Live From the Floe Edge Episode 6, Baseline Before Mining (56 mins) NITV Live and Kingulliit Productions 2019, Director Zacharias Kunuk. Inuktut w/English s-t.

  • Duration: 4m 42s

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

  • Duration: 58m 16s

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    Nunaqpa (Going Inland) (58 mins), Igloolik Isuma Productions 1991, Zacharias Kunuk, Pauloosie Qulitalik, Norman Cohn. Inuktut no subtitles.

  • Duration: 48m 16s

    Exile Nutaunikut.  Igloolik Isuma Productions, Kunuk Cohn Productions, History Television 2008, Inuktut w/English s-t.

  • Duration: 28m 51s

    IBC: Kippinguijautiit (Things to Pass Time By), Rasmus Lyberth Concert (29 mins), Inuit broadcasting Corporation 1999, Host Nanasie Naudla. Inuktut no subtitles.

    Sprecial Segment: Rasmus Lyberth concert singing at the Inuit Circumpolar Conference in Greenland 1999.

  • Duration: 46m 34s

    Inuit Cree Reconciliation, Kingulliit Productions, NITV 2013, Directors Zacharias Kunuk and Neil Diamond. Inuktut, Cree, English w/English s-t.

    Zacharias Kunuk and Neil Diamond team up to research the events and historical impacts of an 18th century conflict between Inuit and Cree in Northern Québec, and to bring people together finally in 2013.

  • Duration: 1h 32m 23s

    Before Tomorrow, Isuma and Arnait Productions 2009, Directors Madeline Ivalu, Marie-helene Cousineau.Inuktut w/English s-t.

  • 20:07 407

    Duration: 8m 48s

    407, Artcirq, Igloolik Isuma, NITV productions 2006, Producer Guillaume Saladin, Director Bruce Haulli. Inuktut w/English s-t.

  • Duration: 34m 48s

    ARVIAT TV: ᐊᒑᖅᑐᖅ Agaaqtoq (34 mins), Arviat Community TV, Alianait Festival 2020. Inuktut no subtitles.

    ᐊᒑᖅᑐᖅ Agaaqtoq performs a concert in 'a little iglu' near Arviat.

  • Duration: 3h 18m 56s

    NITV: NIRB Baffinland Hearings, Iqaluit Day 5 (PM) November 6, 2019, Nunavut Impact Review Board environmental assessment of Baffinland Iron Mine's Mary River Phase 2 proposal (live webcast 3 hours), NITV, Kingulliit Productions 2019. Inuktut and English, simultaneous translation. 

  • Duration: 1h 20m 51s

    ISUMA: Testimony, Lazarie Otak (80 mins), Igloolik Isuma Productions, NITV 2007, Interviewer Peter Irniq, Camera Zacharias Kunuk. Inuktut w/ English transcript.

    Testimonies by Residential School Survivors, life histories and school experiences. Lazarie Otak, Igloolik.

  • Duration: 1h 34m 28s

    ISUMA: Maliglutit (Searchers) (100 mins), Kingulliit Productions, NITV 2016, Director Zacharias Kunuk, Natar Ungalaaq. Inuktut w/English s-t.

  • Duration: 1h 15m 53s

    NITV: Silakut Live From the Floe Edge Episode 9, Celebration of Music, Northern Haze (75 mins), NITV Live and Kingulliit Productions 2019, Director Zacharias Kunuk, Hosts Paul Quassa and Lucy Tulugarjuk. Inuktut and English.

  • Duration: 5m 29s

    Innarijatini Unikatuat (Stories of Our Elders) Episode 1:  ᐊᑭᒋᖅ ᖃᐅᓗᑖᕐᓗ" - Ptarmigan and Snow Bunting (6 mins), Producers JerryCo Animation and Kingulliit Productions 2016. Inuktut no subtitles.

    ᖃᓄᐃᒪᑦ ᐊᕿᒌᑦ ᐃᔨᖏᑦ ᐊᐅᐸᓗᒪᖓᑕ, ᐳᕕᐊᖃᒪᖓᑕᓗ ᓂᕿᖃᕕᖏᓂᒃ, ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᓂᐅᖏᑦ ᓴᐅᓂᖃᒪᖔᑕ. Why ptarmigan have red eyes, a little pouch to store their food, and legs like drumsticks.

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