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Angakusajaujuq - The Shaman's Apprentice

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New stop motion project directed by Zacharias Kunuk, featuring Madeline Ivalu, Lucy Tulugarjuk, and Jacky Qrunnut. Music from Beatrice Deer.

A young shaman must face her first test—a trip underground to visit Kannaaluk, The One Below, who holds the answers to why a community member has become ill. Facing dark spirits and physical challenges, she must trust her mentor's teachings and learn to control her fear.

Produced by Taqqut Productions and Kingulliit Productions.

Presented by Nunavut Independent Television Network (NITV) and Isuma Distribution International.

Madeline Ivalu      as   Ningiuq Angakkuq
Lucy Tulugarjuk    as   Young Shaman
Jacky Qrunnut      as   Young Man

Director                      Zacharias Kunuk
Writer                         Zacharias Kunuk; Jonathan Frantz
Producer                    Zacharias Kunuk; Jonathan Frantz;
                                  Neil Christopher; Nadia Mike
Animation Director     Evan DeRushie
Art Director                Nikki Woolsey
Composer                  Beatrice Deer
Editing                       Maia Iotzova; Evan DeRushie; Dan Dietzel
Executive Producers Zacharias Kunuk; Monica Ittusardjuat;
                                  Daniel Christopher; Louise Flaherty



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