AATOOQ: Short film by Ikumagialiit

Jamie Griffiths of Chickweed Arts has just completed a new creative short film project with the other three members of the Ikumagialiit Performance Art Band.

AATOOQ (Full of Blood) is a visio-sonic poem about the mysteries of blood, narrated in Kalaallisut (Greenlandic) with English subtitles, co-created by Ikumagialiit.

FILM SCREENINGS

Ikumagialiit artist panel with Q&A is online Fri June 18 at 1pm EST / 2pm ADT. Follow the link to register.

Film Screening, Everyseeker Festival in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Sat June 19 at 8pm. Online audience viewing requires registration via their website events page. Scroll down to the Digital Inventions Archive button to access the registration link.

National Arts Centre, Outdoor screens, Ottawa. Screening times to be announced soon.

Film still of Laakkuluk from Aatooq
Laakkuluk in the film Aatooq by Ikumagialiit

POETRY / PERFORMER / CHOREOGRAPHY Laakuluk WIlliamson Bathory

COMPOSER / SOUND PRODUCTION Cris Derksen

VIDEO ARTIST Jamie Griffiths

VOCALS Christine Tootoo