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Nanook of the North 1922

78
Silent
USA / France

Robert J. Flaherty | Documentary

Documents one year in the life of Nanook, an Eskimo (Inuit), and his family. Describes the trading, hunting, fishing and migrations of a group barely touched by industrial technology. Nanook of the North was widely shown and praised as the first full-length, anthropological documentary in cinematographic history.

Cast: Allakariallak, Nyla, Allee.

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