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Film Screening and Discussion: The Angry Inuk

  • Ondaatje Hall, Marion McCain Arts and Social Sciences Building 6135 University Avenue Halifax, NS, B3H 4P9 Canada (map)

Originally premiered at the Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival, this documentary follows writer and director Alethea Arnaquq-Baril, along with Inuit seal hunt advocate and lawyer Aaju Peter, in their attempts to overturn the European Union Ban on Seal Products. 

The Angry Inuk
 delves into the economic and environmental issues consequences of this ban in the Canadian Arctic and focuses on challenging the negative connotations long associated with seal hunting. Join us to watch this courageous filmmaker and her team take a stance against animal rights activists and the European Union to reclaim what has been taken from the Inuit people.