TIFF Bell Lightbox, Cinema 3
350 King St W, Toronto, Ontario, M5V 3X5
Program 10: Aurora Borealis + Q&A | imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival
Arctic Song | Germaine Arnattaujuq (Arnaktauyok),
Neil Christopher and Louise Flaherty | 2021 | 6 min 21 s
In this six-minute short, Inuit artist, storyteller and co-director Germaine Arnattaujuq (Arnaktauyok) depicts Inuit creation stories in all their glory. Arctic Song tells
stories of how the land, sea and sky came to be in beautifully rendered animation. Telling traditional Inuit tales from the Iglulik region of Nunavut through song, the film revitalizes ancient knowledge and shares it with future generations.