NALUJUK NIGHT Short Film Competition Virtual Screenings

NALUJUK NIGHT

USA Premiere

Every January 6th, families in the Inuit community of Nain, Canada, celebrate Nalujuk Night, when eerie figures in tattered fur clothing arrive to reward the good and punish the bad.

Screens as part of SHORTS PROGRAM 1

Jennie Williams is a self-taught Inuk photographer and filmmaker, born and raised in Labrador, Canada. Her examination of the Nalujuk Night tradition was the subject of the 2016 exhibition “A Way of Life” and her short film NALUJUK NIGHT is part of the National Film Board’s Labrador Docs Project.

Danielle Viau
National Film Board Of Canada
[email protected]

Details

Country: Canada

Year: 2021

Director: Jennie Williams

Screenwriter: Jennie Williams

Producers: Latonia Hartery, Kat Baulu, Rohan Fernando

Executive Producer: Annette Clarke

Directors of Photography: Nigel Markham, Duncan De Young

Editor: Justin Simms

Music: Sarah Harris

Running Time (minutes): 13

Languges: English, Inuktitut

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