The Journals of Knud Rasmussen
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The great shaman, Avva, and his family are living on the land some distance from Iglulik, his home community that lately has taken up the teachings of Christian missionaries. Accompanied by trader Peter Freuchen and anthropologist Therkel Mathiassen., Danish explorer Knud Rasmussen hears and records Avva’s life story and that of his wife Orulu.
Starring Leah Angutimarik, Natar Ungalaaq, Peter-Henry Arnatsiaq
Director Zacharias Kunuk, Norman Cohn