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Building A Kayak Part 2


10 November 2021

1952 ḵing gan

Filmed over a period of three years, from summer 1963 to the late winter of 1965, and released in 1967, the Netsilik series is about the tradtional lifestyle of Netsilingmiut living in the area around Kugaaruk.

In this episode, work on the kayak continues. More skins are soaked; ribs are split and shaped. Finally, the kayak is ready and the men take it out on the water for a test.


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32m 45s


Netsilik Series

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Ḵwaan sda: NFB Content Licensed for Uvagut November 2021