Preservation

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02 November 1994

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Rapid change from traditional to modern life in Nunavut, like many post-colonial societies, has concentrated power, wealth and information in a few hands. Nipi examines fundamental questions of democracy, power and change in Nunavut and indirectly in Canada itself: in education, religion, gender, lifestyle, the distribution of economic development and the make-up and inner structure o

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Duration:

50m 45s

Tagged:

democracy, economics, ift_community_Igloolik, ift_community_OldIglulik, new way of life, post-colonial societies, power, religion, Unikaatuatiit (Story Tellers) Series

Languages:

Inuktitut

Location:

Nunavut, Canada

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28 October 1993

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Third Isuma recreated fiction, 1993. As summer ends near Igloolik in the 1930's, three families build a saputi to trap fish going upriver for the winter. The days are getting shorter and young people daydream, while waiting for fish to come. But nature is not always predictable....

Saputi is a part of the Unikaatuatiit (Story Tellers) Series.

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Duration:

30m 35s

Tagged:

fire bow, fishtraps, ift_community_OldIglulik, qijuttaq (fire plant), saputi, Unikaatuatiit (Story Tellers) Series

Languages:

Inuktitut

Location:

Igloolik, NU, Canada

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04 November 1990

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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

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Duration:

28m 51s

Tagged:

alaska, Apak, boat, boats, Eskimo, IBC, Iñupiat, no subtitles, Paul Apak, Russia, Sireniki, Umiaq

Languages:

Inuktitut

Location:

Keewatin Region, NU, Canada

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Norman Cohn's picture

04 October 1990

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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

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Duration:

28m 51s

Tagged:

alaska, Apak, boat, boats, IBC, Iñupiat, no subtitles, Paul Apak, Russia, Sireniki, Umiaq, Yupiit

Languages:

Inuktitut

Location:

Keewatin Region, NU, Canada

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Norman Cohn's picture

18 March 1988

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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

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Duration:

29m 31s

Tagged:

Apak, genealogy, IBC, ift_community_Igloolik, Paul Apak, qitdlassuaq

Languages:

Inuktitut

Location:

Keewatin Region, NU, Canada