Critical Writing Index

Triste Artique: Amy Taubin on the Films of Zacharias Kunuk

by Amy Taubin

Artforum, Apr. 1, 2007, v. 38, no. 8, pp. 252-257

An article about Zacharias Kunuk's film The Fast Runner. Kunuk is an Inuit director,

whose film is a "cautionary tale based on an ancient Inuit story". It also mentions Kunuk's film Nunavut (Our Land) which focuses on the "rituals and activities of daily life" of five Inuit families. The film The Journals of Knud Rasmussen is also mentioned in the article.

ITEM 2007.039 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

The Fast RunnerZacharias Kunuk

Nunavut (Our Land)Zacharias Kunuk

Unikaatuatiit (Storytellers)Zacharias Kunuk

The Journals of Knud RasmussenZacharias Kunuk