Film Screening: Inuit Knowledge and Climate Change

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 21 Jan 2014
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Location
Bruneau Centre, IIC 2001, St. John's, NL


Cinema Politica presents…

Inuit Knowledge and Climate Change

Zacharias Kunuk & Ian Mauro / CA / 2010 / 60 ‘ / Inuktitut / S.T. English

Inuit culture and expertise regarding environmental change and indigenous ways of adapting to it.

Synopsis

Nunavut-based director Zacharias Kunuk (Atanarjuat The Fast Runner) and researcher and filmmaker Dr. Ian Mauro (Seeds of Change) have teamed up with Inuit communities to document their knowledge and experience regarding climate change. This new documentary, the world’s first Inuktitut language film on the topic, takes the viewer “on the land” with elders and hunters to explore the social and ecological impacts of a warming Arctic.

Tuesday Jan 21 at 7:00 pm

MUN Bruneau Centre, IIC 2001

St. John’s

This screening is co-presented by the Memorial University Aboriginal Ressource Office & is part of the 2013 Divine Interventions: Documentary, Spirituality and Social Justice screening project. Co-sponsored by the Inspirit Foundation and DOC.

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