Tuktu and the indoor games

Canada, 1968

Film
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Episode of Series “The Stories of Tuktu”.
A happy, joyous look at the Inuit and the games they play in the big igloo. Outside, the wind and blizzard howl, but Tuktu’s family and friends ignore the weather. They juggle stones, skip and play with a delightful Inuit child. Finally Tuktu falls asleep and dreams about the good time he has had.

Credits

director

Laurence Hyde

producer

David Bairstow

production company

National Film Board of Canada

Language

English

Duration

00:15:12:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

29796

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Arctic regions

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Eskimos - Social life and customs

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Inuit - Canada, Northern - Social life and customs

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Netsilik Eskimos

Childrens Films

Childrens Films → Children 6-12

Childrens Films → Children's films - Canada

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Canada

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Games

Places → Arctic regions

Short films

Short films → Short films - Canada

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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