Zacharias Kunuk, Canada, 2001, 141 minutes. A multiple award-winner, the stunningly beautiful Atanarjuat is Canada's first feature-length fiction film written, produced, directed, and acted by Inuit. An exciting action thriller set in the Arctic in ancient Igloolik, the film unfolds as a life-threatening struggle between powerful natural and supernatural characters. In Inuktitut with English subtitles.
The program will be telecast in stereo in many locations. So tune in and enjoy a musical/vocal feast, sung in German with English subtitles, that at least intermittently is matched by an engaging visual production. 781b155fdc