Susan Avingaq

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Susan Avingaq

Susan Avingaq (Inuk) has been a participant in Arnait projects since its inception in 1991. She was a key member of the production team for Qulliq, Attagutaaluk Starvation and Piujuq and Angutautuq as writer, actor and musician. A renowned seamstress/artist in the Baffin region, she is also active locally in teaching sewing traditions to younger Inuit women. Susan was born on the land and moved into town in Igloolik in the mid-1970s, although her family still hunts and camps on the land part of the year. She was the Art Director for Before Tomorrow as well as Uvanga, and she co-directed with Marie-Hélène Cousineau Arnait's latest documentary, SOL.

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Executive Producer
 
 

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