Aero Theatre
1328 Montana Avenue,
Santa Monica, CA 90403 Map
Sun, Apr 23, 2017

Co Presented by Telefilm Canada in partnership with the Consulate General of Canada in Los Angeles, the Quebec Delegation in Los Angeles, LA Skins Film Festival and Red Nation Film Festival - The Authentic Voice of American Indian & Indigenous Cinema.

You can view the trailer to our Canada Now series here.

Los Angeles Premiere!

2016, 94 min, Canada, Dir: Zacharias Kunuk

Cannes Golden Camera-winning (for 2001’s THE FAST RUNNER) director Zacharias Kunuk creates an unforgettable reworking of John Ford’s signature 1956 Western by transporting its intense tale of abduction and revenge from the dusty American West to the vast snowy vistas of the Canadian Arctic. Kuanana (Benjamin Kunuk) returns from a successful caribou hunt to a catastrophic scene - in his absence, someone has attacked his igloo, his wife and daughter have been taken away, and the remainder of the family has been slaughtered. Guided by the spirit helper of his father, a loon named Kallulik, Kuanana sets out across the white, seemingly infinite Arctic landscapes to get his wife and daughter back and to take revenge on those who have committed these atrocities.

In Inuktitut with English subtitles. | Screening format: DCP
Aero Theatre • Sun, Apr 23, 2017 • 7:30pm

Films in this Series at the Aero

Director Anne Émond In Person!
Thu, Apr 20, 2017 - 7:30pm
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Director Kevan Funk In Person!
Fri, Apr 21, 2017 - 7:30pm
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Sat, Apr 22, 2017 - 4:00pm
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Directors Mathieu Denis and Simon Lavoie In Person!
Sat, Apr 22, 2017 - 7:30pm
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Sun, Apr 23, 2017 - 4:00pm
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