Posts Tagged ‘Inuktitut’

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Interpreting the North: An interview with Joe Otokiak

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Seeing we seem to be on a confession roll here, I don’t see much point in withholding the following information from you guys. Friends, readers – I’m a huge nerd. Now, that wouldn’t be so bad if I was super nerdy about this one thing, like say, brain surgery, or microfinance, or even astrophysics. Nerdery more »

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Stories from the world’s largest Inuit film collection launch, pt. 3

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Recently, on a beautiful fall evening in Ottawa, hundreds of people from across the country gathered at the National Art Gallery for the launch of Unikkausivut: Sharing Our Stories. We’d like to introduce you to some of them… When I caught up with 21-year-old Valerie Kogvek, she’d just stepped off stage. Her cheeks were still more »

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Stories from the world’s largest Inuit film collection launch, pt. 2

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Recently, on a beautiful fall evening in Ottawa, hundreds of people from across the country gathered at the National Art Gallery for the launch of Unikkausivut: Sharing Our Stories. We’d like to introduce you to some of them… “It’s just so exciting!” Melissa Irwin was beaming from the moment she walked in the door. Melissa more »

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Inuit audiovisual legacy project Unikkausivut – Sharing our Stories kicks off in Ottawa

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On Wednesday November 2, the NFB and its many partners (including the Inuit Relations Secretariat of Indian and Northern Affairs Canada and the Government of Nunavut’s Depatment of Education) launched the first phase of Unikkausivut – Sharing our Stories, an ambitious project aiming to gather, restore, and make available the Film Board’s vast collection of more »