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Artcirq is an artistic youth collective that utilizes a unique creative process which integrates theatre, performance, music, video and circus arts with traditional and modern Inuit performance styles.See more

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  • Igloolikmiut Community Page

    Igloolikmiut Community Page

    by: IsumaTV

    Igloolik is a Low Bandwidth High Cost internet community. Internet service is 150 times behind southern Canada in cost-per-MB. To overcome this handicap DID installs local server Mediaplayers to deliver high speed media to slow speed users, and broadcasts our internet films and videos to home TV.

    13-12-2011

    22838 views

Recent Uploads

  • Asiu (Lost)
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    Asiu (Lost)

    by: Artcirq

    channel: Artcirq

    Footage from Artcirq's performance of ASIU (Lost) at the 2014 edition of the Alianait Arts Festival in Iqaluit.

    Asiu is Artcirq's latest show and is inspired by the traditional Inuit legend Amaqup Nunaat (The Land of Wolves) about two brothers who find themselves lost in the mysterious world of the Shadow People.

    17-11-2014

    1375 views

    Canada

    English

  • Kaugjagjuk
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    Kaugjagjuk

    by: Artcirq

    channel: Artcirq

    Kaugjagjuk is Artcirq’s first major production, created in 2005. It was originally performed in Igloolik for the summer solstice with the participation of more than 20 children and youth from the community.

    14-02-2015

    923 views

    Igloolik

    English

  • Artcirq Expedition 2009
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    Artcirq Expedition 2009

    by: Artcirq

    channel: Artcirq

    The Artcirq Youth Group from Igloolik, Nunavut, take on an extraordinary adventure : over 20 people travel from Igloolik to Pond Inlet and Clyde River by skidoo to perform their unique Inuit circus show.

    Production year: 2010
    Format: Video & HDV

    Director: Derek Aqqiaruq
    Producer: Artcirq

    www.artcirq.org

    14-02-2015

    6834 views

    Igloolik, NU, Canada

    English

  • Nothern Haze: Living the Dream
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    Nothern Haze: Living the Dream

    by: Artcirq

    channel: Artcirq

    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.

    Production Year: 2011

    Genre: Documentary

    Director: Derek Aqqiaruq

    Screenings:

    04-02-2015

    3407 views

    English

  • Northern Scene Festival 2013
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    Northern Scene Festival 2013

    by: Artcirq

    channel: Artcirq

    Artcirq show at the Northern Scene Festival in Ottawa performed on April 30, 2013 in front of a full house including the Honourable Eva Aariak, Premier of Nunavut and her guests.

    Integral performance from beginning to intermission only.

     

    24-10-2013

    2195 views

    Canada

    English

  • Pitaqangittuq
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    Pitaqangittuq

    by: Artcirq

    channel: Artcirq

    In the isolated arctic community of Pitaqangittuq (Nunavut), the climate is warming at an alarming rate, but it’s inhabitants are determined to adapt to their changing world by utilizing their ancestral survival skills and creativity.

    Production year: 2010

    Format: HDV

    Directors: Guillaume Ittukssarjuat Saladain, Félix Pharand D., Nicolas Tardif

    21-03-2012

    3402 views

    English

  • Raven
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    Raven

    by: Artcirq

    channel: Artcirq

    Put garbage where it belongs!

    Anti-littering video made in collaboration with the Nunavut Department of Environment.

    20-07-2011

    6417 views

    Canada

  • Dump Tent
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    Dump Tent

    by: Artcirq

    channel: Artcirq

    Put garbage where it belongs!

    Anti-littering video made in collaboration with the Nunavut Department of Environment.

     

    20-07-2011

    2274 views

  • communityhall screen
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    communityhall screen

    by: Artcirq

    channel: Artcirq

    Synopsis:

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    11-01-2010

    3239 views

    Igloolik, NU, Canada

  • Community hall work shop 2
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    Community hall work shop 2

    by: Artcirq

    channel: Artcirq

    Synopsis:circus work shop

    Filmmaker:Artcirq

    Contact:Artcirq

    Producer:Artcirq

    Year of Production:2006

    Distributor Information:

    Country:Canada

    14-12-2009

    2975 views

    Igloolik, NU, Canada

Tarijagaksaluktaat

  • Artcirq

    Artcirq

    by: Artcirq

    Inuit youth circus/filmmaking collective

    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.

    16-10-2007

    18060 views

    Inuktitut

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  • Ningiuq
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    Ningiuq

    by: Carol Kunnuk

    channel: Igloolikmiut Community Page

    In 2009, Rachel Uyarasuk, elder of the Inuit community of Igloolik (Nunavut), evokes the ancestors whose name she received at birth. She explains how this transmission ensured their return among the world of the living.

    A film by Christin Merlhiot

    France, 2014, 11 minutes, animation

    Inuktitut with English & French subtitles

    14-04-2014

    3625 views

    Canada

    Inuktitut

  • NALLUQ Part 1
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    NALLUQ Part 1

    by: Carol Kunnuk

    channel: Igloolikmiut Community Page

    Nalluq Part 1

    Working with sealskin from Inuit Elders in the community of Igloolik

    Kingullit Productions 2014

    Producer: Louie Uttak

                       Zacharias Kunuk

    Camera : Carol Kunnuk

                      Madeline Ivalu

    07-02-2015

    1633 views

  • NALLUQ Part 2
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    NALLUQ Part 2

    by: Carol Kunnuk

    channel: Igloolikmiut Community Page

    Nalluq Part 2

    Working with sealskin from Inuit Elders in the community of Igloolik

    Kingullit Productions 2014

    Producer: Louie Uttak

                      Zacharias Kunuk

    Camera : Carol Kunnuk

                      Madeline Ivalu

    07-02-2015

    1314 views

    Canada

    Inuktitut

  • NALLUQ Part 3
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    NALLUQ Part 3

    by: Carol Kunnuk

    channel: Igloolikmiut Community Page

    NALLUQ Part 3

    Working with sealskin from Inuit Elders in the community of Igloolik

    Kingullit Productions 2014

    Producer: Louie Uttak

    Zacharias Kunuk

    Camera : Carol Kunnuk

    Madeline Ivalu

    Susan Avinga

    Attuat Akkitiq

     

    Sponsored by the Canada Council for the Arts

    06-02-2015

    980 views

    Canada

    Inuktitut

  • I will Come Back As A BABY
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    I will Come Back As A BABY

    by: Carol Kunnuk

    channel: Igloolikmiut Community Page

    Je reviendrai comme un enfant

    Actor Nasi Sayegh, a stranger in a foreign land, listens to stories of naming from the residents of the Arctic community of Igloolik, drawing a wonderful interrogation on identity.

    A film by Christian Merlhiot

    France, 2013, 92 minutes

    English & French Subtitles

    14-04-2014

    1903 views

    Canada

    English

  • Angajuksakuluk
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    Angajuksakuluk

    by: derekman88

    channel: Igloolikmiut Community Page

    This is a Northern Haze song titled "Angajuksakuluk" was playing with Momo and his brother Aka Bangoura and they are from Guinea, Africa. We had the pleasure of mixing our Inuktitut song with little bit of African beat.

    31-03-2014

    1271 views

    Canada

    Inuktitut

  • Kikkukia Documentary
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    Kikkukia Documentary

    by: derekman88

    channel: Artcirq

    A short documentary about the band Kikkukia from Igloolik, Nunavut. Story about how they started playing together and the events they shared together as a group.

    07-03-2014

    4595 views

    Canada

    Inuktitut

Tarijagaksaluktaat

  • Alianait Arts Festival 2009

    Alianait Arts Festival 2009

    by: John Hodgins

    Created in 2005, Alianait! Arts Festival is one of the biggest cultural events in Nunavut celebrating and connecting cultures through music and arts.

    IsumaTV will broadcast the Alianait Arts Festival live - June 21 to July 1 - everyday from 07PM to 10PM on www.isuma.tv

    The Festival will kick off on June 21, 2009, National Aboriginal Day, with a free afternoon show which will feature throat singers from Nunavut and Nunavik, Ellen Hamilton & Friends, Johnny Issaluk and the Inuksuk High School Choir.

    The Alianait Opening Concert will follow on June 22nd with:

    • Maanilu Asianilu, a youth Brazilian drumming group from Kangiqsujuak
    • Naujamiut, a traditional Inuit band from Repulse Bay
    • The Bop Ensemble – featuring Canadian folk Shaman Bill Bourne, Wyckham Porteous & Jas Olhauser from Alberta & British Columbia www.billbourne.com/bopensemble.htm
    • Treasa Levasseur, a smoldering singer-songwriter originally from Winnipeg, backed by guitarist David Baxter and a big sound 5 piece band from Toronto www.treasalevasseur.com
    • A fantastic Circus collaboration will be presented on Saturday, June 27th featuring Nunavut’s internationally acclaimed Artcirq and Productions Kalabante, an African / Quebecois circus troupe featuring Yamoussa Bangoura www.kalabante.org

    The Closing Concert on June 30, 2009 will feature:

    • Kaina Nowlak, Iqaluit’s favourite accordionist
    • Liima Inui, rock, reggae, world & pop musicians from Greenland just in time to release a new CD www.myspace.com/liimainui
    • Kobotown, a magic mix of calypso, dub poetry, roots reggae, folk and funk – Trinidad born now living in Toronto www.kobotown.com
    • Troy MacGillivray & Nuala Kennedy, award-winning Halifax fiddler www.troymacgillivray.com and enchanting Scottish flautist www.nualakennedy.com
    • Productions Kalabante, an amazing collaboration of jazz vocals and African drums www.kalabante.org

    Contact Info:

     

    For more details :
    http://www.alianait.ca/

    21-06-2009

    19121 views

    Inuktitut

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