Thursday Lates: Film Screenings

Thursday Lates: Film Screenings

March 21, 2019 at 7:00pm

In conjunction with SakKijâjuk: Art and Craft from Nunatsiavut, curated by Heather Igloliorte, the MacKenzie Art Gallery will be featuring "Stories from the Circumpolar Region" as part of our Thursday Lates programming. This complimentary program features stories from the artists and in film highlighting the life, the people, the culture, and the land of the Arctic polar region with an emphasis on the Labrador region.

More information on SakKijâjuk: www.sakkijajuk.com

This week, enjoy Angry Inuk (Directed by Alethea Arnaquq-Baril, 1 hr 22 min, 2016).

In her award-winning documentary, director Alethea Arnaquq-Baril joins a new tech-savvy generation of Inuit as they campaign to challenge long-established perceptions of seal hunting. Armed with social media and their own sense of humour and justice, this group is bringing its own voice into the conversation and presenting themselves to the world as a modern people in dire need of a sustainable economy.