Profit: + $1,852,801
Average Rating: 7
Release Date: Feb 1, 2002
Run Time: 2h 52m
Original Language: English
Production Countries: Canada
Production Companies: Igloolik Isuma Productions Inc.
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Based on a local legend and set in an unknown era, it deals with universal themes of love, possessiveness, family, jealousy and power. Beautifully shot, and acted by Inuit people, it portrays a time when people fought duels by taking turns to punch each other until one was unconscious, made love on the way to the caribou hunt, ate walrus meat and lit their igloos with seal-oil lamps.
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