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Author Evans, Michael Robert, 1959-

Title Isuma : Inuit video art / Michael Robert Evans
Published Montréal [Que.] : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2008


Description 1 online resource (xiv, 236 pages)
Series McGill-Queen's native and northern series ; 52
McGill-Queen's native and northern series ; 52.
Contents Machine generated contents note: 1. Reflections in the Ice -- 2. Igloolik Isuma -- 3. Inuit Video as Folklore -- 4. Isuma's Artists -- 5. Atanarjuat: The Fast Runner -- 6. Streams of Culture -- 7. Video as Socio-Political Endeavour -- 8. Netsilik and Nanook vs Nunavut -- 9. Video in Politics -- 10. Video as Community -- 11. Light through the Ice
Summary Since director Zacharias Kunuk was awarded the Camera d'Or Award at Cannes in 2001, Igloolik Isuma Productions has been among the most well-known and influential indigenous film companies in the world. Isuma's premier movie, Atanarjuat (The Fast Runner) - the first-ever feature film produced by the Inuit and presented entirely in the Inuktitut language - has received numerous awards and critical acclaim
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-232) and index
Notes Includes some text in Inuktitut
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Subject Kunuk, Zacharias.
Kunuk, Zacharias
Igloolik Isuma Productions.
Igloolik Isuma Productions
Igloolik Isuma Productions
Video art -- Canada, Northern
Inuit art.
Inuit -- Folklore
Oral tradition -- Canada, Northern
Video recordings -- Production and direction -- Canada, Northern
Inuit -- Nunavut -- Igloolik
ART -- Film & Video.
PHOTOGRAPHY -- Techniques -- Cinematography & Videography.
ART -- General.
Inuit art
Oral tradition
Video art
Video recordings -- Production and direction
Northern Canada
Nunavut -- Igloolik
Genre/Form Folklore
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780773574663