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  • 01:00 Tunnganarniq Nunagijavut

    Tunnganarniq Nunagijavut - Tom Mcleod

    Host Margaret Noksana chats with Inuvialuit Storyteller Tom Mcleod LIVE on September 8th, 2021 for Tunnganarniq Nunagijavut!

  • 02:00 Perspectives

    Unakuluk (Dear Little One)

    Rooted in tradition, adoption is a reality that all Inuit families have experienced. In Inuit culture, adopting a child from a relative, friend or acquaintance is a common practice. Marie-Hélène Cousineau, the adoptive mother of Alexandre Apak, lived in Igloolik, a small island southwest of Baffin Island in the Arctic, for many years.

  • 02:46 Elders' Hour

    Arnait Video Presents: Qulliq (Oil Lamp)

    Women of the Arnait Video Collective reenact a traditional women's activity: the use of the qulliq. The qulliq is the seal oil lamp and stove of the old days, the only source of light and warmth. The women tell the story in words and songs as they install the qulliq in their igloo.

     

  • 04:00 Tunnganarniq Nunagijavut LIVE

    Tunnganarniq Nunagijavut - Interview with Christian Tagoona

    Charmaine Komak sits down with Hip Hop Artist and public speaker Christian Tagoona LIVE on Tunnganarniq Nunagijavut on November 4th, 2021.

  • 06:00 Ukaliq & Kalla

    Ukaliq & Kalla S01E04 Picking Heather - Pet Seagull | ᐅᑲᓕᖅ ᑲᓪᓚᓗ S01E04 ᕿᔪᒃᑖᖅᑕᕐᓂᖅ - ᑎᒍᐊᖅ ᓇᐅᔮᕋᖅ

     PICKING HEATHER
    Ukaliq and Kalla are spending the weekend at their tent. Kalla wakes up early and decides to go for a walk and pick heather. The two make tea and bannock.

  • 06:22 Inuktut Children's Programming

    Innarijatini Unikatuat Ep. 11 “ᐊᓇᕐᑎ, ᐊᖑᑦ ᐃᖃᓗᖑᑐᕕᓂᖅ” - Anarteq, The Man who became a Fish

    For thousands of years they guided us through this world, teaching us invaluable lessons about life and death. They strengthened our resolve and reinforced our connection to this land, to each other, and to the animals we share it with. They enriched our souls, empowered our imaginations, and defined who we are as a people. These are the stories of our elders.

  • 06:30 Iglaq

    Iglaq EP 4: Seasons

    Iglaq is a language based children’s program that aims to use art, animation and live action video to teach Inuvialuit language and culture.

  • 06:52 Inuktut Children's Programming

    Innarijatini Unikatuat Ep. 12 “ᐊᕐᓇᕐᓗ ᐊᕐᕕᕐᓗ” - The Woman and the Auvvik

    For thousands of years they guided us through this world, teaching us invaluable lessons about life and death. They strengthened our resolve and reinforced our connection to this land, to each other, and to the animals we share it with. They enriched our souls, empowered our imaginations, and defined who we are as a people. These are the stories of our elders.

  • 07:00 Anaana's Tent

    Anaana's Tent S01E04 Parts of the Body | ᐊᓈᓇᐅᑉ ᑐᐱᖕᒐ S01E04 ᑎᒥᐅᑉ ᒥᒃᓵᓄᑦ

     Rita Claire teaches Qimmiq about parts of the body, eating right and brushing our teeth. Looee Arreak sings “Inuktitut Uqausira” and we read the book My Tooth Hurts.
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    ᐃᑦᑐᐊᖕᒐ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᑦᑎᓂᐊᖅᑐᖅ ᕿᒻᒥᕐᒥ ᑎᒥᐅᑉ ᑭᓱᑯᑦᑎᖕᒋᓐᓂᒃ, ᓂᕆᑦᑎᐊᕐᓂᕐᒥᒃ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᑭᒍᑎᓯᐅᕐᓂᕐᒥᒃ. ᓗᐃ ᐋᕆᐊᒃ ᐃᖖᒋᕐᓂᐊᖅᑐᖅ “ᐃᓄᒃᑎᑐᑦ ᐅᖃᐅᓯᕋ” ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐅᖃᓕᒫᕐᓗᑕ ᐅᖃᓕᒫᒐᕐᒥᒃ ᑭᒍᓯᕆᔪᖕᒐ.

  • 07:22 Inuktut Children's Programming

    Innarijatini Unikatuat Ep. 10 “ᓇᐅᔭ ᑐᓗᒐᕐᒥᒃ ᓄᓕᐊᓂᕐᑐᕕᓂᖅ” - The Seagull who Married the Raven

    For thousands of years they guided us through this world, teaching us invaluable lessons about life and death. They strengthened our resolve and reinforced our connection to this land, to each other, and to the animals we share it with. They enriched our souls, empowered our imaginations, and defined who we are as a people. These are the stories of our elders

    ᖃᓄᐃᒪᑦ ᑐᓗᒐᐃᑦ ᓂᕆᔭᐅᕙᖏᓚᑦ.

  • 07:30 Iglaq

    Iglaq Ep13: Dog Sledding

    Iglaq is a language based children’s program that aims to use art, animation and live action video to teach Inuvialuit language and culture.

  • 07:52 Inuktut Children's Programming

    Innarijatini Unikatuat: Ep. 27 “ᐅᒃᐱᔪᐊᖅ ᑐᒃᑐᓗ” - The Owl and the Caribou

    For thousands of years they guided us through this world, teaching us invaluable lessons about life and death. They strengthened our resolve and reinforced our connection to this land, to each other, and to the animals we share it with. They enriched our souls, empowered our imaginations, and defined who we are as a people. These are the stories of our elders.

  • 08:00 Ukaliq & Kalla

    Ukaliq & Kalla S01E04 Picking Heather - Pet Seagull | ᐅᑲᓕᖅ ᑲᓪᓚᓗ S01E04 ᕿᔪᒃᑖᖅᑕᕐᓂᖅ - ᑎᒍᐊᖅ ᓇᐅᔮᕋᖅ

     PICKING HEATHER
    Ukaliq and Kalla are spending the weekend at their tent. Kalla wakes up early and decides to go for a walk and pick heather. The two make tea and bannock.

  • 08:22 Inuktut Children's Programming

    Innarijatini Unikatuat Ep. 11 “ᐊᓇᕐᑎ, ᐊᖑᑦ ᐃᖃᓗᖑᑐᕕᓂᖅ” - Anarteq, The Man who became a Fish

    For thousands of years they guided us through this world, teaching us invaluable lessons about life and death. They strengthened our resolve and reinforced our connection to this land, to each other, and to the animals we share it with. They enriched our souls, empowered our imaginations, and defined who we are as a people. These are the stories of our elders.

  • 08:30 Iglaq

    Iglaq EP 4: Seasons

    Iglaq is a language based children’s program that aims to use art, animation and live action video to teach Inuvialuit language and culture.

  • 08:52 Inuktut Children's Programming

    Innarijatini Unikatuat Ep. 12 “ᐊᕐᓇᕐᓗ ᐊᕐᕕᕐᓗ” - The Woman and the Auvvik

    For thousands of years they guided us through this world, teaching us invaluable lessons about life and death. They strengthened our resolve and reinforced our connection to this land, to each other, and to the animals we share it with. They enriched our souls, empowered our imaginations, and defined who we are as a people. These are the stories of our elders.

  • 09:00 Anaana's Tent

    Anaana's Tent S01E04 Parts of the Body | ᐊᓈᓇᐅᑉ ᑐᐱᖕᒐ S01E04 ᑎᒥᐅᑉ ᒥᒃᓵᓄᑦ

     Rita Claire teaches Qimmiq about parts of the body, eating right and brushing our teeth. Looee Arreak sings “Inuktitut Uqausira” and we read the book My Tooth Hurts.
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    ᐃᑦᑐᐊᖕᒐ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᑦᑎᓂᐊᖅᑐᖅ ᕿᒻᒥᕐᒥ ᑎᒥᐅᑉ ᑭᓱᑯᑦᑎᖕᒋᓐᓂᒃ, ᓂᕆᑦᑎᐊᕐᓂᕐᒥᒃ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᑭᒍᑎᓯᐅᕐᓂᕐᒥᒃ. ᓗᐃ ᐋᕆᐊᒃ ᐃᖖᒋᕐᓂᐊᖅᑐᖅ “ᐃᓄᒃᑎᑐᑦ ᐅᖃᐅᓯᕋ” ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐅᖃᓕᒫᕐᓗᑕ ᐅᖃᓕᒫᒐᕐᒥᒃ ᑭᒍᓯᕆᔪᖕᒐ.

  • 09:22 Inuktut Children's Programming

    Innarijatini Unikatuat Ep. 10 “ᓇᐅᔭ ᑐᓗᒐᕐᒥᒃ ᓄᓕᐊᓂᕐᑐᕕᓂᖅ” - The Seagull who Married the Raven

    For thousands of years they guided us through this world, teaching us invaluable lessons about life and death. They strengthened our resolve and reinforced our connection to this land, to each other, and to the animals we share it with. They enriched our souls, empowered our imaginations, and defined who we are as a people. These are the stories of our elders

    ᖃᓄᐃᒪᑦ ᑐᓗᒐᐃᑦ ᓂᕆᔭᐅᕙᖏᓚᑦ.

  • 09:30 Iglaq

    Iglaq Ep13: Dog Sledding

    Iglaq is a language based children’s program that aims to use art, animation and live action video to teach Inuvialuit language and culture.

  • 09:52 Inuktut Children's Programming

    Innarijatini Unikatuat: Ep. 27 “ᐅᒃᐱᔪᐊᖅ ᑐᒃᑐᓗ” - The Owl and the Caribou

    For thousands of years they guided us through this world, teaching us invaluable lessons about life and death. They strengthened our resolve and reinforced our connection to this land, to each other, and to the animals we share it with. They enriched our souls, empowered our imaginations, and defined who we are as a people. These are the stories of our elders.

  • 11:00 Uumatimnin

    Uumatimnin (Episode 8): Youth and Culture

    Today's episode of Uumatimnin is about youth and culture.  Produced by the Inuvaluit Communications Society.

  • 13:00 Tunnganarniq Nunagijavut LIVE

    Tunnganarniq Nunagijavut - Silla and Rise

    Host Lucy Tulugarjuk connects with Silla and Rise members Charlotte Qamaniq, Charlotte Carleton and Rise Ashen to discuss traditional throat singing, and modern music LIVE on Tunnganarniq Nunagijavut December 8th, 2021. 

  • 15:30 Ukaliq & Kalla

    Ukaliq & Kalla S01E04 Picking Heather - Pet Seagull | ᐅᑲᓕᖅ ᑲᓪᓚᓗ S01E04 ᕿᔪᒃᑖᖅᑕᕐᓂᖅ - ᑎᒍᐊᖅ ᓇᐅᔮᕋᖅ

     PICKING HEATHER
    Ukaliq and Kalla are spending the weekend at their tent. Kalla wakes up early and decides to go for a walk and pick heather. The two make tea and bannock.

  • 15:52 Inuktut Children's Programming

    Innarijatini Unikatuat Ep. 11 “ᐊᓇᕐᑎ, ᐊᖑᑦ ᐃᖃᓗᖑᑐᕕᓂᖅ” - Anarteq, The Man who became a Fish

    For thousands of years they guided us through this world, teaching us invaluable lessons about life and death. They strengthened our resolve and reinforced our connection to this land, to each other, and to the animals we share it with. They enriched our souls, empowered our imaginations, and defined who we are as a people. These are the stories of our elders.

  • 17:48 Perspectives

    Ulu

    Tommy Kudluk is a handyman who spends most of his time on the land. He keeps Inuit traditions alive by fishing and eating just like his ancestors did. After catching an Arctic char with a spear, he makes his wife an "ulu", a traditional knife used by Inuit women so that she can prepare the fish for the family to enjoy.

    A Film by Tommy Kudluk

  • Shiny Object

    Inspired by the author’s own life story, Qilliqtu (Shiny Object) aims at reminding viewers that Indigenous stories span lifetimes and embraces the importance of connecting to the land.

    A Film by Kevin Tikivik

  • 18:00 Documentaries

    Atautsikut (Leaving None Behind) - Inuktitut

    Inuit and Cree of Nunavik (Northern Québec) recount how they escaped the economic oppression of the Hudson’s Bay Company. Overcoming tremendous challenges, in 1959 they founded a co operative; then other communities followed suit. Today, the federation they created contributes as part of Nunavik’s co-operative movement, with accumulated assets exceeding half a billion dollars!

  • 19:00 Tunnganarniq Nunagijavut LIVE

    Tunnganarniq Nunagijavut - Michael Akaralak

     Host Charmaine Komak talks to Michael Akaralak LIVE on February 24th, 2022.

  • 20:00 Movie Night

    Before Tomorrow

    Circa 1840. Two isolated families meet after many years. It is summer; a happy time to celebrate their reunion. Despite the joyful mood, Ningiuq, an old woman of strength and wisdom, cannot stop worrying. Is it the illness of her best friend, Kutuguk, who is preparing to die? Or is it the strange foreign object that Maniq, her favourite grandson, found on the beach?

  • Interview with Madeline Ivalu

    Madeline Ivalu, co-director of Before Tomorrow, being interviewed before the New York screening.

  • 22:31 Netsilik Series

    Fishing at the Stone Weir: Part 2

    Filmed over a period of three years, from summer 1963 to the late winter of 1965, and released in 1967, the Netsilik series is about the traditional lifestyle of Netsilingmiut living in the area around Kuugaruk.

    In this episode, the fishing continues. Once the women have cleaned the fish, the plentiful catch is stored in stone caches.

    Dir: Quentin Brown. NFB. 1967

  • 23:00 Nunavut (Our Land)

    Nunavut (Our Land) Episode 6: Auriaq (Stalking)

    Igloolik, Spring 1946. It is the season of never-ending days. Two dog teams searching the spring ice, men and boys hunting day and night. Seals are everywhere: at the breathing holes, sleeping under the warm sun. Amachlainuk has a lucky day.

  • 23:30 Elders' Hour

    Noah Piugattuk (Interview 3)

     Noah Piugattuk was born in 1900 and lived to be 96 years old. He spent most of his life living a traditional Inuit life on the land and over the course of his lifetime saw the decline of traditional practices that had persisted for thousands of years and the creation of a new relationship with the Canadian colonial state.

    In this interview, Noah talks about hunting whales.

  • Noah Piugattuk Interview 4

    Noah talks about historical maps.

     

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