Sense of Place Project: Inupiat Coastal Knowledge

Weather or Not is a short film about observations of coastal change around Kaktovik, a village located at the edge of Alaska in the Arctic. Tracy and Brittany Burns made this movie during a film workshop organized by ShoreZone and the non-profit Media Action. They flew around Kaktovik by helicopter to film the surroundings and interviewed two elders about their knowledge of the coast. Thanks to the Arctic Slope Community Foundation, Exxon Mobil, and the North Slope Borough for making this project possible!

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Sense of Place Project: Inupiat Coastal Knowledge

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Videos produced during two film workshops on the North Slope of Alaska in the summer 2012 in Kaktovik and Point Lay.

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