Atanarjuat: The Fast Runner► more
July 26, 2017 at 10am – Lady of The Lake Theatre
Feature film (75 mins +)
Directed by Zacharias Kunuk
"Atanarjuat, The Fast Runner" is an epic film made by and about the Inuit peoples of the Canadian arctic, telling a story of a crime that ruptures the trust within a closely knit group, and how justice is achieved and healing begins. Director Zacharias Kunuk and his writer, Paul Apak Angilin, collected oral versions of an Inuit legend from several elders, collated them into a story, submitted the story to the elders for suggestions and then filmed it as a collaborative expression.