Most Popular Inuktitut-Language Feature Films
When a young Inuit hunter needlessly kills a bear, he is magically changed into a bear himself as punishment with a talkative cub being his only guide to changing back. Dir: Aaron Blaise, Robert Walker With: Joaquin Phoenix, Jeremy Suarez, Rick Moranis Animation | Adventure | Family | Fantasy 85 mins.
On Deadly Ground
Mystical martial artist/environmental agent takes on a ruthless oil corporation. Dir: Steven Seagal With: Steven Seagal, Michael Caine, Joan Chen Action | Adventure | Thriller 101 mins.
The Snow Walker
A pilot and his passenger struggle for survival after crashing in the Arctic tundra. Dir: Charles Martin Smith With: Barry Pepper, Annabella Piugattuk, James Cromwell Adventure | Drama 103 mins.
Never Cry Wolf
A government researcher, sent to research the "menace" of wolves in the north, learns about the true beneficial and positive nature of the species. Dir: Carroll Ballard With: Charles Martin Smith, Brian Dennehy, Zachary Ittimangnaq Adventure | Drama 105 mins.
Smilla's Sense of Snow
Based on Peter Hoeg's bestseller, this film is set in snowy Copenhagen where a small boy is found dead after he fell off a roof... Dir: Bille August With: Julia Ormond, Ona Fletcher, Agga Olsen Action | Drama | Sci-Fi | Thriller 121 mins.
Atanarjuat: The Fast Runner
The telling of an Inuit legend of an evil spirit causing strife in the community and one warrior's endurance and battle of its menace. Dir: Zacharias Kunuk With: Natar Ungalaaq, Sylvia Ivalu, Peter-Henry Arnatsiaq Drama | Fantasy 172 mins.
The North Star
Set during the Alaskan gold rush of the late 1800's. In his efforts to gain control of a small mining town... Dir: Nils Gaup With: James Caan, Christopher Lambert, Catherine McCormack Action | Adventure | Crime | Drama | Western 90 mins.
The Journals of Knud Rasmussen
A portrayal of the lives of the last great Inuit shaman, Avva, and his beautiful and headstrong daughter, Apak. Based on the journals of 1920s Danish ethnographer Knud Rasmussen. Dir: Norman Cohn, Zacharias Kunuk With: Pakak Innuksuk, Leah Angutimarik, Neeve Irngaut Drama 112 mins.
The Necessities of Life
In 1952, an Inuit hunter named Tivii with tuberculosis leaves his northern home and family to go recuperate at a sanatorium in Quebec City... Dir: Benoît Pilon With: Natar Ungalaaq, Éveline Gélinas, Paul-André Brasseur Drama 102 mins.
Fiona, Julien and their two clone-like children live a life appropriate to the robots they have become... Dir: Dominique Abel, Fiona Gordon With: Lucy Tulugarjuk, Fiona Gordon, Dominique Abel Comedy 84 mins.