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Atanarjuat, The Fast Runner

Directed by Zacharias Kunuk

Based on an old Inuit legend, the chief of the clan has two sons, Amaqjuaq, the Strong One and Atanarjuat,

Maliglutit

Directed by Zacharias Kunuk

Kunuk’s (Atanarjuat: The Fast Runner) poignant film, shot in the spectacular Arctic, is set in 1913 and inspired by John