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This Land

This Land

| 35 min

This short documentary recounts a 2000-km expedition undertaken by 7 rangers (both Inuit and non-Native) and a female filmmaker to raise a flag on the northernmost tip of Canadian soil, 412 km from the North Pole. With a mesmerizing soundtrack by Nunavut-born singer Tanya Tagaq and spectacular footage of the Arctic landscape, This Land captures the epic adventure with raw immediacy.

  • writer
    Dianne Whelan
  • director
    Dianne Whelan
  • producer
    Selwyn Jacob
  • editor
    Ileana Pietrobruno
  • composer
    Tanya Tagaq
  • director of photography
    Dianne Whelan
  • 2nd unit director
    Dave Henningson
  • 2nd unit camera
    Dave Henningson
  • sound design
    Gael MacLean
  • music supervision
    Gael MacLean
  • narrator
    Tanya Tagaq
  • graphic artist
    Michael Mann
    Jean-Denis Rouette
  • assistant editor
    Bongani Ngugama
  • clearances
    Found Images Research
  • translator
    Joe Amarualik
  • consultant
    Nettie Wild
    Siobhan Flanagan
  • additional materials
    Doug Stern
  • re-recording engineer
    Doug Paterson
  • audio post
    Rukkus House
  • post-production services
    Technicolor Creative Services
  • production coordinator
    Jennifer Roworth
  • technical coordinator
    Wes Machnikowski
  • production supervisor
    Kathryn Lynch
  • marketing manager
    Kay Leung
  • program administrator
    Bruce Hagerman
  • executive producer
    Tracey Friesen



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