If the Weather Permits

This short documentary studies life in the village of Kangirsujuaq, in Nunavik. In this community lying on the edge of the Arctic Ocean, children's laughter fills the streets while the old people ponder the passage of time. They are nomads of the wide-open spaces who are trying to get used to the strange feeling of staying put. Here, teenagers lap up "southern" culture and, to kill time, play golf on the tundra. Here, the elders are slowly dying, while their entire culture seems to be fading away.

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Comments

  • josee

    “great short doc. i will be sharing it with many!” — josee, 3 Mar 2012

  • kruscito

    “@northernlights --> Unfortunately, the song isn't available anywhere since it was made for the film. Sorry!” — kruscito, 2 Dec 2011

  • northernlights

    “thanks for the name of the song but how can i get it ?. thanks” — northernlights, 1 Dec 2011

  • kruscito

    “@northernlights --> The ending song is called 'Leaving Salluit' and was composed specifically for the film by Alain Auger.” — kruscito, 28 Nov 2011

  • northernlights

    “'does anyone know the name of the song at the end and how to purchase it online? i enjoyed this film.her voice and structure of the editing” — northernlights, 27 Nov 2011

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Film Credits

participation
Naalak Nappaaluk
Danny Alaku
Timothy Etidloie
Bobby Qamugaaluk
Jimmy Kadjulik
research
Elisapie Isaac
writer
Elisapie Isaac
director
Elisapie Isaac
camera
Alex Margineanu
location sound
Yann Cleary
Stéphane Barsalou
editor
Marie-Christine Sarda
sound editor
Martin Allard
Marie-Ève Livernoche
foley artist
Lise Wedlock
original music
Alain Auger
music re-recording
Studio Cozmo
re-recording
Shelley Craig
producer
Yves Bisaillon

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