The Epic Film Challenge II
#61 – Nanook of the North (1922)
Dir. Robert J. Flaherty
Starring: Nanook, Nyla, Cunayou, Allee, Allegoo
The sixty-first installment of the Epic Film Challenge II, Robert J. Flaherty’s legendary documentary film focusing on a family of Inuits in the Canadian arctic, Nanook of the North.
Recorded in September 2016.
Is it a film you must see before you die?
Luke: Yes, it’s an incredible piece of early documentary fimmaking that’s a little rough around the edges, but captures something special. Not for animal lovers though.