The Fast Runner
Filming the Legend of AtanarjuateBook
One of the most important Native films of all time, Atanarjuat, the Fast Runner tells a powerful and moving story about honor, betrayal, vengeance, and redemption. Set in the vast, visually stunning Arctic landscape, it was the first feature film written, directed, and acted entirely in Inuktitut, the language of Canada's Inuit people. Canada's top-grossing release of 2002, the film became an international phenomenon, receiving the prestigious Camera d'Or Award at the Cannes Film Festival and earning rave reviews from every quarter, including Margaret Atwood ("like Homer with a video camera").
Publisher: University of Nebraska Press, Lincoln :2010
Branch Call Number: REM
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xxii, 140 pages) : illustrations, maps