G | 85 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
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.
Directors: Aaron Blaise, Robert Walker | Stars: Joaquin Phoenix, Jeremy Suarez, Rick Moranis, Jason Raize
Votes: 86,643 | Gross: $85.34M
PG | 103 min | Adventure, Drama
A pilot and his passenger struggle for survival after crashing in the Arctic tundra.
Director: Charles Martin Smith | Stars: Barry Pepper, Annabella Piugattuk, James Cromwell, Kiersten Warren
102 min | Biography, Drama
In a small Arctic town struggling with the highest suicide rate in North America, a group of Inuit students' lives are transformed when they are introduced to the sport of lacrosse.
Director: Miranda de Pencier | Stars: Jack Anawak, Fred Bailey, Seth Burke, Mary Buscemi
R | 142 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
A young New Yorker goes to Arizona where he finds freedom to both love and dream.
Director: Emir Kusturica | Stars: Johnny Depp, Jerry Lewis, Faye Dunaway, Lili Taylor
Votes: 38,623 | Gross: $0.11M
R | 101 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller
A mystical martial artist/environmental Agent takes on a ruthless oil corporation.
Director: Steven Seagal | Stars: Steven Seagal, Michael Caine, Joan Chen, John C. McGinley
Votes: 20,788 | Gross: $38.59M
R | 121 min | Action, Drama, Mystery
A 6 y.o. Inuit boy runs off a snowy roof in Copenhagen and dies. Smilla, a half Inuit who lives in the building and knows the boy, looks into it. What makes an acrophobic boy run up on the roof? The clues take her to Greenland.
Director: Bille August | Stars: Julia Ormond, Ona Fletcher, Agga Olsen, Patrick Field
Votes: 12,900 | Gross: $2.22M
PG | 105 min | Adventure, Drama
A government researcher, sent to research the "menace" of wolves in the north, learns about the true beneficial and positive nature of the species.
Director: Carroll Ballard | Stars: Charles Martin Smith, Brian Dennehy, Zachary Ittimangnaq, Samson Jorah
Votes: 7,080 | Gross: $29.60M
R | 88 min | Action, Adventure, Crime
Set during the Alaskan gold rush of the late 1800s. In his efforts to gain control of a small mining town, Sean McLennon is buying up every mining claim that becomes available, usually ... See full summary »
Director: Nils Gaup | Stars: James Caan, Christopher Lambert, Catherine McCormack, Burt Young
PG-13 | 81 min | Comedy, Drama
From the northern ice comes a gentler kind of hero.
Director: Ezna Sands | Stars: Theo Ikummaq, Dakota Johnson, Ashley Springer, André De Shields
R | 172 min | Drama
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.
Director: Zacharias Kunuk | Stars: Natar Ungalaaq, Sylvia Ivalu, Peter-Henry Arnatsiaq, Lucy Tulugarjuk
Votes: 6,025 | Gross: $3.79M
104 min | Drama
Nobody Wants the Night is about the relentless icy landscape that separates and draws these two women together during the long, tense wait for the man they both love in such different ways.
Director: Isabel Coixet | Stars: Juliette Binoche, Rinko Kikuchi, Gabriel Byrne, Orto Ignatiussen
Passed | 117 min | Drama
The happy life of an Eskimo is disastrously changed when he mingles with an unscrupulous white trader.
Director: W.S. Van Dyke | Stars: Edgar Dearing, Peter Freuchen, Edward Hearn, Lotus Long
102 min | Adventure
A Canadian aboriginal woman journeys to the Arctic in search of a missing member of her tribe, and falls in love with a man from a rival clan.
Director: Michel Poulette | Stars: Roseanne Supernault, Ipeelie Ootoova, Uapshkuss Thernish, Eric Schweig
85 min | Documentary
An Inuk filmmaker takes a close look at the central role of seal hunting in the lives of the Inuit, the importance of the revenue they earn from sales of seal skins, and the negative impact... See full summary »
Director: Alethea Arnaquq-Baril | Stars: Alethea Arnaquq-Baril, Aaju Peter
PG | 102 min | Drama
In 1952, an Inuit hunter named Tivii with tuberculosis leaves his northern home and family to go recuperate at a sanatorium in Quebec City. Uprooted, far from his loved ones, unable to ... See full summary »
Director: Benoit Pilon | Stars: Natar Ungalaaq, Éveline Gélinas, Paul-André Brasseur, Louise Marleau
94 min | Drama
Inspired by the John Ford film The Searchers, an Inuit woman and her daughter are kidnapped by three Inuit men, while her husband and son are away. The Inuit husband sets out on a journey to find his family and punish the perpetrators.
Directors: Zacharias Kunuk, Natar Ungalaaq | Stars: Benjamin Kunuk, Karen Ivalu, Jonah Qunaq, Joey Sarpinak
Not Rated | 102 min | Drama
Travelling to the Arctic for the first time, Carmen arrives in Iqaluit to tend to her husband, Gilles, a construction worker who has been seriously injured. Trying to get to the bottom of ... See full summary »
Director: Benoit Pilon | Stars: Marie-Josée Croze, François Papineau, Natar Ungalaaq, Sébastien Huberdeau
102 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy
One day a nerdy middle-aged small-town man gets an exotic companion who can make wishes come true. Because the creature looks funny and behaves in an obnoxious way, he encounters all kinds of funny and embarrassing situations.
Director: Ben Verbong | Stars: Ulrich Noethen, Christine Urspruch, Aglaia Szyszkowitz, Armin Rohde
Not Rated | 84 min | Comedy
Fiona, Julien and their two clone-like children live a life appropriate to the robots they have become, in a style-less, cheerless suburb somewhere in the flatlands of French-speaking ... See full summary »
Directors: Dominique Abel, Fiona Gordon, Bruno Romy | Stars: Lucy Tulugarjuk, Fiona Gordon, Dominique Abel, Philippe Martz
Votes: 856 | Gross: $0.02M
105 min | Documentary
Toronto filmmaker Alan Zweig has been corresponding for years with Tatanniq Idlout (aka Lucie Idlout), a former rock musician who comes from a legendary Inuit family. Guided by Tatanniq, ... See full summary »
Director: Alan Zweig | Stars: Lucie Idlout, Leah Idlout-Paulson, Alan Zweig
112 min | Drama
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.
Directors: Norman Cohn, Zacharias Kunuk | Stars: Pakak Innuksuk, Leah Angutimarik, Neeve Irngaut, Natar Ungalaaq
96 min | Drama
Defence attorney Gina Antonelli is sent to an Arctic village to defend 19 year-old Pauloosie, accused of committing a violent crime. Her rival, prosecutor Daniel Metz seeks the maximum ... See full summary »
Director: Vic Sarin | Stars: Lolita Davidovich, Henry Czerny, Raoul Max Trujillo, Robert Ito
Not Rated | 83 min | Documentary, Adventure, Biography
Two Inuit communities are linked by an 1860's migration led by an intrepid shaman. Navarana, Inughuit elder and descendant of the shaman, senses the consequences of rapid social and environmental change, and wonders about the future.
Directors: Stephen A. Smith, Julia Szucs | Star: Navarana K'Avigak
95 min | Drama
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Director: Robin Aubert | Stars: Robin Aubert, Robert Morin, Brigitte Poupart
93 min | Drama
Two isolated families meet for a summertime celebration. Food is abundant and the future seems bright, but Ningiuq, a wise old woman, sees her world as fragile and moves through it with a ... See full summary »
Directors: Marie-Hélène Cousineau, Madeline Ivalu | Stars: Peter-Henry Arnatsiaq, Madeline Ivalu, Paul-Dylan Ivalu, Mary Qulitalik
73 min | Drama
Five Indigenous women filmmakers from across Canada challenge one another to make a film under a set of restrictions tailored to each filmmaker. Quebec, Ontario, British Columbia, Nunavut/ ... See full summary »
Directors: Alethea Arnaquq-Baril, Zoe Leigh Hopkins, Lisa Jackson, Caroline Monnet, Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers | Stars: Curtis Ahenakew, Clint Andrew, Reneltta Arluk, Julian Ballentyne
89 min | Drama
Photographer Hugo Maes travels around the world looking for that one special picture that will make a difference. His thoughts on women are less romantic - until he meets Iris Samkalden.
Director: Tomas Kaan | Stars: Gaite Jansen, Thomas Ryckewaert
Three women, actresses, Leticia Dolera, Clara Lago and Irene Escolar, travel to three places in the Atlantic as research for their next projects, following the trail of their characters. ... See full summary »
Stars: Leticia Dolera, Irene Escolar, Clara Lago
30 min | Comedy
At the heart of every Qanurli misadventure, is the story of a group of Inuit friends whose ultimate goal is to create a tv show in their own Inuktut language.
Star: Vincent Karetak
86 min | Drama
Anna is nervous when she and her son, Tomas, arrive in the small, close-knit community of Igloolik, in the Canadian Arctic.
Directors: Marie-Hélène Cousineau, Madeline Ivalu | Stars: Lukasi Forrest, Marianne Farley, Travis Kunnuk, Robert Naylor
90 min | Documentary
Featuring stunning footage from seven winters in the Arctic, People of a Feather takes you through time into the world of the Inuit on the Belcher Islands in Canada's Hudson Bay. Connecting... See full summary »
Director: Joel Heath
Votes: 95 | Gross: $0.01M
60 min | Documentary
Nunavut-based director Zacharias Kunuk (Atanarjuat The Fast Runner) and researcher and filmmaker Dr. Ian Mauro (Seeds of Change) have teamed up with Inuit communities to document their ... See full summary »
Directors: Zacharias Kunuk, Ian Mauro
10 min | Animation, Short, Action
A timeless Inuit legend about a solitary man, a giant bear and their daunting foes: each other.
Directors: Daniel Paige, Neil Christopher, Daniel Gies | Stars: Solomon Awa, Beatrice Deer
Not Rated | 96 min | Documentary, News
When the ice melts in Thule, Tuvalu drowns in the ocean. A touching portrait of people whose joint fates are intimately linked though they live at two completely distant corners of the world.
Director: Matthias von Gunten | Stars: Rasmus Avike, Lars Jeremiassen, Patrick Malaki, Takuao Malaki
70 min | Documentary
In the early 1960s the Canadian government conducted an experiment in social engineering. Three young Inuit boys were separated from their families in the Arctic and were sent to Ottawa, ... See full summary »
Director: Barry Greenwald | Stars: Peter Ittinuar, Zebedee Nungak, Eric Tagoona
70 min | Documentary, Adventure, News
The impact of global warming on a once-thriving culture now struggling to survive on our world's northernmost frontier is examined. The Inuit find their traditional way of life quickly slipping away along with the melting of the Arctic ice.
Director: Corina Gamma
80 min | Family
Tia, a 10 year-old Syrian refugee living in Montreal, finds a magic portal and travels to the Arctic where she befriends an Inuk girl with who she immerses herself in a world of Inuit myth and magic.
Director: Lucy Tulugarjuk | Stars: Tia Bshara, Madeline Ivalu, Nuvvija Tulugarjuk
83 min | Documentary
NAPAGUNNAQULLUSI - So That You Can Stand is a David-versus-Goliath tale, seen with Inuit eyes, of the tense negotiations that led to the signing of the James Bay Northern Quebec Agreement ... See full summary »
Director: Ole Gjerstad | Stars: Jason Annahatak, Robert Bourassa, Jean Chrétien, John Ciaccia
It's summertime in the Arctic, and host Rita Claire sets up camp at her mother's tent on the land. With the help of her old husky, Qimmiq, and a cast of special friends, Rita Claire sings ... See full summary »
Stars: Annika Akulujuk, Arlene Akulujuk, Faith Akulukjuk, Lavanie Akulukjuk
52 min | Documentary
A documentary written from the Inuit perspective on the oddities of Qallunaat (the Inuit word for white people). A mix of satire, comedy and indigenous facts on everything from why white ... See full summary »
Director: Mark Sandiford | Stars: John Amagoalik, Lori Idlout, Alexina Kublu, Zebedee Nungak
71 min | Documentary, History, News
Not the only gay 'Eskimo'.
Directors: Mark Kenneth Woods, Michael Yerxa | Stars: Jack Anawak, Alethea Arnaquq-Baril, Allison Brewer, Franco Buscemi
15 min | Short, Action, Drama
Isolated in the harsh wilderness of the Arctic, a hunter follows the teachings of survival passed on to him by his grandfather. In an environment government by the spirits of the land, a ... See full summary »
Director: Scott Brachmayer | Star: Johnny Issaluk
4 min | Short
-Vidéoclip de Florent Vollant, avec Éric Lapointe: "Miam Maikan" ('Loup Blanc').
Director: Patrick Huard | Stars: Florent Vollant, Éric Lapointe
As a child, Marie-Pascale began to make a raucous sound. As a young adult, she discovers that this voice can be the instrument of katajjaq, or Inuit throat singing. This discovery propels ... See full summary »
Director: Marie-Pascale Dubé | Stars: Charlotte Qamaniq, Marie-Pascale Dubé
7 min | Animation, Short, Family
This short re-tells the old Inuit myth about how the Raven came to have its black feather colour as a result of a disagreement with the Owl.
Director: Co Hoedeman | Stars: Alootook Ipellie, Toojatogak Itoacheak, Elatak Nakashook
40 min | Musical, Short
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Directors: The Residents, N. Senada
8 min | Animation, Short
An owl marries a goose. They have off-spring, but somehow their habits of life are not compatible.
Director: Caroline Leaf
15 min | Documentary, Short
As a young child, Bonnie Ammaq's parents moved their family from Igloolik to the vast interior of Baffin Island. Living off the land for eleven years, the family recount their time living ... See full summary »
Director: Bonnie Ammaq
55 min | Documentary
The ancient Inuit culture in contact with the outside world.
Director: Charles Laird
15 min | Short, Drama, Romance
Aviliaq: Entwined is set in a 1950's arctic outpost camp, and tells the story of two Inuit lesbians struggling to stay together in a new world run by outsiders.
Director: Alethea Arnaquq-Baril | Stars: Franco Buscemi, Miali Buscemi, Mike Gardener, Elisapee Johnston