Eskimo Artist: Kenojuak (1963)

About the Film

This documentary shows how an Inuit artist's drawings are transferred to stone, printed and sold. Kenojuak Ashevak became the first woman involved with the printmaking co-operative in Cape Dorset. This film was nominated for the 1963 Documentary Short Subject Oscar


  • 1963 Nomination for Academy Award Documentary Short Subject


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