|Synopsis||Seal hunting, a critical part of Inuit life, has been controversial for a long time. Now, a new generation of Inuit, armed with social media and their own sense of humour and justice, are challenging the anti-sealing groups and bringing their own voices into the conversation. The director joinsher fellow Inuit activists as they challenge outdated perceptions of Inuit and present themselves to the world as a modern people in dire need of a
Alethea ARNAQUQ-BARIL 알리띠아 아나쿡-브릴Alethea ARNAQUQ-BARIL is an Inuit filmmaker from the Canadian Arctic, where her production company, Unikkaat Studios, is based. For her documentary Tunniit: Retracing the Lines of Inuit Tattoos, Alethea travelled across the Arctic to speak with elders about Inuit tattoo practices and the causes of their near-disappearance before getting her own traditional face tattoos. Most recently, Alethea directed Aviliaq: Entwined as part of the Embargo Project.