Inuktitut

Nunavut, Canada212,50
  • 56m 50s

    Live Art

    uploaded by: Artcirq

    channel: Artcirq

    Terry Uyarak and Guillaume Saladin, members of Artcirq, start a weekly TV program transmitted on Channel 5 in Igloolik, Nunavut and re-broadcast on IsumaTV for the worldwide audience.

    Year of Production: 2009

    Country: Canada

    Region: Nunavut

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    uploaded date: 04-04-2008

  • 16m 1s

    Talent Show 2005

    uploaded by: Artcirq

    channel: Artcirq

    Artcirq performance in Igloolik's High School gym. December 2005.

    Year of Production: 2009

    Country: Canada

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    uploaded date: 14-02-2008

  • 12m 15s

    Issaittuq Trailer

    uploaded by: Artcirq

    channel: Artcirq

    This is the trailer of the film "Issaittuq". A story about a young Inuk who lost his love. Using alcohol, he is trying to put the reality and the past behind, but the past keeps hunting him. One day he looses control of himself and starts beating a man who's walking on a street beside his house.… Read more

    uploaded date: 14-02-2008

  • 26m 57s

    All the way to Timbuktu

    uploaded by: Artcirq

    channel: Artcirq

    All the way to Timbuktu.

    A documentary of the journey from the Arctic to Timbuktu, for the Festival au Desert. 10 young people, 6 from Igloolik, 2 from Iqaluit and 2 from france, meet in the sahara desert to perform in Bamako and Timbuktu, and give circus workshops to youth on the way.

     

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    uploaded date: 03-02-2008

  • 50m 37s

    Artcirq

    uploaded by: Artcirq

    channel: Artcirq

    Artcirq tells the story of how a group of young circus performers try to teach young Inuit to use circus to find more meaning in life and reject suicide.… Read more

    uploaded date: 20-12-2007

  • 45m 7s

    Issaittuq (Waterproof)

    uploaded by: Artcirq

    channel: Artcirq

    This is a story about a young Inuk who lost his love. Using alcohol, he is trying to put the reality and the past behind, but the past keeps hunting him. One day he looses control of himself and starts beating a man who's walking on a street beside his house. Because of his violent act his been sentenced to go to an outpost camp for two months, a camp where a hunter is waiting for him.

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    uploaded date: 01-12-2007

  • 46m 22s

    Unakuluk (Dear Little One)

    uploaded by: Marie-Hélène Cousineau

    channel: Arnait Video Productions

    Rooted in tradition, adoption is a reality that all Inuit families have experienced. In Inuit culture, adopting a child from a relative, friend or acquaintance is a common practice. Marie-Hélène Cousineau, the adoptive mother of Alexandre Apak, lived in Igloolik, a small island southwest of Baffin Island in the Arctic, for many years.

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    uploaded date: 24-10-2007

  • 46m 22s

    Unakuluk

    uploaded by: Norman Cohn

    channel: Amitturmiut

    Rooted in tradition, adoption is a reality which all Inuit families have experienced. In Inuit culture, adopting a child from a relative, friend or acquaintance is extremely common. Marie-Hélène Cousineau, the adoptive mother of Alexandre Apak, lived in Igloolik, a small island southwest of Baffin Island in the Arctic, for many years.

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    uploaded date: 21-10-2007

  • 23m 24s

    Attagutaaluk (Starvation)

    uploaded by: Norman Cohn

    Rose Ukkumaluk, an Igloolik elder, relates the tale of Attagutaaluk, a woman who survived a starvation and lived to become an honoured resident of Igloolik.

    Filmmaker: Arnait Ikkagurtigitt Collective

    Filmmaker Contact: Visit our website www.arnaitvideo.ca or www.isuma.ca

    Producer's Name: Arnait Ikkagurtigitt Collective

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    uploaded date: 21-10-2007

  • 10m 21s

    Qulliq (Oil Lamp)

    uploaded by: Norman Cohn

    Women of the Video Collective reenact a traditional women's activity: the use of the qulliq.

    The qulliq is the seal oil lamp and stove of the old days, the only source of light and warmth. The women tell the story in words and songs as they install the qulliq in their igloo.

    Filmmaker: Arnait Ikkagurtigitt Collective

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    uploaded date: 21-10-2007

  • 27m 10s

    Piujuk and Angutautuq

    uploaded by: Norman Cohn

    This video is a portrait of two women from Igloolik: Madeline Ivalu (Piujuq) and Susan Avingaq (Angutautuq). Piujuq translates as "pretty face" and Angutautuk as "strong young man". It contains images of both women from the past six years, engaging in community events. They perform many traditional songs.… Read more

    uploaded date: 21-10-2007