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asinnajaq ᐊᓯᓐᓇᐃᔭᖅ

asinnajaq is an Inuk artist from Inukjuak, Nunavik. Her most recent film, Three Thousand (2017), blends archival footage with animation to imagine her home community of Inukjuak in the future. It won Best Experimental film at the 2017 imagiNATIVE media arts festival and was nominated for Best Short Documentary at the 2018 Canadian Screen Awards. asinnajaq was also awarded as a laureate of the REVEAL Indigenous Art Awards in 2017 and was granted, by Zacharias Kunuk, the Toronto Film Critics Association’s Technicolour Clyde Gilmour Award in 2018. Her work was included in INSURGENCE/RESURGENCE at the Winnipeg Art Gallery. asinnajaq is one of four curators working on the inaugural exhibition of the new Inuit Art Center, which opens in 2020, and she is co-creator of Tillitarniit, a three day festival in Montreal which celebrates Inuit culture.