Names For Snow

  • Filmmaker(s) :

    Rebecca Thomassie

  • Original title : Names For Snow
  • Duration : 05:58
  • Year : 2018
  • Genre : Documentary
  • Community : Kangirsuk
  • Nation : Inuit
  • Workshop : Kangirsuk


This short follows Rebecca Thomassie, an Inuk woman, around Kangirsuk as she learns the 52 Inuktitut words for snow.

Film crew

Director: Rebecca Thomassie in collaboration with the Wapikoni team Camera: Clark Ferguson, Emilie Baillargeon, Saviluk Thomassie Editing: Clark Ferguson, Emilie Baillargeon, Rebecca Thomassie Sound Recording: Simon Thériault, Clark Ferguson, Emilie Baillargeon Filmmaker Mentors: Clark Ferguson, Emilie Baillargeon, Virginia Fernandes Youth Outreach Worker: Simon Thériault Assistant Filmmaker: Olivia Lya Thomassie Local Coordinator: Olivia Lya Thomassie Special thanks to: Tommy Kudluk