Film: “Nanook of the North”

Climate Change Film Series


  • Categories: Film, KU calendar
  • Event posted: Jan. 25, 2009
  • Last updated: Sept. 16, 2014

Event details

This classic film by documents one year in the life of Nanook, an Inuit hunter and his family as they struggle to survive in the harsh conditions of Canada's Hudson Bay region. Without the use of dialogue, this piece describes the trading, hunting, fishing and migrations of a group barely touched by industrial technology (1922, director Robert Flaherty, 79 minutes)


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