NMAI in New York
Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House
One Bowling Green
New York, NY 10004
CLOSING NIGHT FILM.
JUNE 16, 2017. 6:00 PM.
Conversation with Director Alethea Amaquq-Baril (Inuk) after the screening.
ORIGINAL TITLE: ANGRY INUK
DIRECTOR: Alethea Arnaquq-Baril (Inuk)
PRODUCERS: Unikkaat Studios Inc. in co-production with the National Film Board of Canada in association with EyeSteelFilm.
Date completed: 2016
Film Category: Documentary
Length of Film: 85 min
Director Alethea Arnaquq-Baril takes on the misconceptions of commercial seal hunting, introducing us to the individual Inuit hunters and communities fighting to retain their ancestral rights and earn a living in today’s international monetary economy.
Alethea Arnaquq-Baril is an Inuk filmmaker. She is known for producing and directing films about Inuit culture. Arnaquq-Baril operates Unikkaat Studios, a production company in Iqaluit, Nunavut and is president of the Ajjiit Nunavut Media Association.