Critical Writing Index

Northern Light: 2002 Artist of the year

by Sarah Milroy

The Globe and Mail, Dec. 28, 2002

Sarah Milroy writes of Zacharias Kunuk's nervous role at the head of a brilliant cultural collaboration in fruiting the epic Inuit film, Atanarjuat. The article spans Kunuk's life, from his upbringing, his introduction to art and his first video camera, his first job at the Inuit Broadcasting Corp., his introduction to Norman Cohn, and future projects after The Fast Runner.

ITEM 2002.069 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

Nunavut: Our LandZacharias Kunuk

Atanarjuat: The Fast RunnerZacharias Kunuk