Nanook of the North a story of life and love in the actual Arctic
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SummaryDocumentary film relates the story of an Eskimo family and their struggle for survival against the elements in the inhospitable Arctic. Flaherty is known as the "father of the documentary."
ContentsSpecial features: Flaherty and film
Still photo gallery.
-- Québec (Province)
-- Social life and customs.
Inuit -- Québec (Province) -- Social life and customs.
Ethnology -- Québec (Province)
|Publisher|| Claremont, Calif. :Criterion Collection,©1998.
|Other Titles|| My Eskimo friends, "Nanook of the North."
Robert Flaherty's Nanook of the North
Flaherty, Robert Joseph,
Flaherty, Robert Joseph, 1884-1951. My Eskimo friends, "Nanook of the North."
Revillon Frères Trading Company.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Silent film, with music accompaniment; English intertitles.
Originally produced in 1922 as a silent motion picture; restored by David Shepard.
Based on the book: My Eskimo friends / by Robert Flaherty.
"New digital transfer, remastered at the visually correct speed by preservationist David Shepard; New orchestral score by silent film music specialist Timothy Brock"--Container.
"Presented in its original asopect ratio of 1:33:1"--Container.
DVD; Dolby digital stereo.
1 videodisc (1 hr., 18 min.) : black and white ; 4 3/4 in.