Inuït video research for song "Esk'o".
"Esk'o" comes from a fascination for the Inuït people and traditions.
They, who have been able to survive in such extreme conditions. It is about saving traditional heritage, while nowadays none of the Inuït people are nomadic, colonialism has violently forced new generations to leaving their culture behind them. It is about a struggle for keeping their own culture alive whilst being children of a global and digital days.
Besides the cultural aspect, is the awareness that global warming is affecting the glaciers, the arctic is melting.
“Esk'o” is about the relationship between folklore and progress, indigenous and newcomers, friendship and ecology.
Compilation of videos available on Isuma TV.