Alethea Arnaquq-Baril

Alethea Arnaquq-Baril is an Inuk filmmaker. She is known for producing and directing films about Inuit culture. Arnaquq-Baril graduated from Sheridan College’s program in illustration; she also completed animation training at the Banff Center in a program offed by the National Film Board of Canada. She studied film at NSCAD University. Arnaquq-Baril ‘s 2016 documentary film received the Vimeo On Demand Audience Award along with the Canadian Documentary Promotional Award. It was the later screen at several film festivals. On December 1, 2016, she received the DOC Vanguard Award from the Documentary Organization of Canada. Angry Inuk was also included in the list of “Canada’s Top Ten” feature Films of 2016, selected by a panel of filmmakers and industry professionals organized by TIFF.