Family Day: Film Screening and Inuit Throat Singing

Monday, February 17, 2020
1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. EST
National Gallery of Canada Water Court Foyer and Auditorium
380 Sussex Drive
Ottawa, ON K1N 9N4

Join us for an afternoon of Inuit throat singing with Tarniriik, and a screening of the film Tia and Piujuq.

1:00 PM — Tarniriik performs in the Water Court Foyer
1:15 PM — Film Screening in the Auditorium (English subtitles)
2:45 PM — Tarniriik performs in the Water Court Foyer
3:00 PM — Film Screening in the Auditorium (French subtitles) 

Tarniriik consists of youth performers Samantha and Cailyn who will share their throat singing skills.

Tia and Piujuq — Duration: 1 h 20 min. Filmed on location in Montreal and Igloolik, Tia and Piujuq is a children’s movie directed by Lucy Tulugarjuk, produced by Sivumu Northern Productions and Arnait Video Productions. In the film, Tia, a 10 year-old Syrian refugee living in Montreal, finds a magic portal and travels to the Arctic. There, she befriends an Inuk girl with whom she immerses herself into a world of Inuit myth and magic. Tia and Piujuq is screened as part of Àbadakone | Continuous Fire | Feu continuel.

Free event


Monday, February 17, 2020, 1:00 p.m. 4:30 p.m.
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