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In Celebration of Nunavut - Life on the Land - Volume 6 - Legends and Life of the Inuit

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Seven videos that depict traditional Inuit ways on the land. Volume 6 contains: Legends and life of the Inuit. Footage of traditional Inuit life links animated retellings of five legends. These stories teach crucial traditional values without which the Inuit could not survive: patience, respect for nature and a deep understanding of the ways of animals. This 1978 production features beautiful Inuit carvings in bone, ivory and soapstone, along with animation by Oscar winner Co Hoedeman and Oscar nominee Caroline Leaf. (1978)

1999, 58 min 47 s

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