A film by Lin Alluna - Lived by Aaju Peter
Renowned Inuit lawyer Aaju Peter has led a lifelong fight for the rights of her people. When her son suddenly dies, Aaju embarks on a journey to reclaim her language and culture after a lifetime of whitewashing and forced assimilation. But is it possible to change the world and mend your own wounds at the same time?
A feature documentary produced by Ánorâk Film in co-production with Red Marrow Media and EyeSteelFilm.
World premiere at Sundance Film Festival, 2023
Director: Lin Alluna
Screenwriter: Aaju Peter
Producers: Emile Hertling Péronard, Alethea Arnaquq-Baril, Stacey Aglok MacDonald, Bob Moore
Editor: Mark Bukdahl
Cinematographers: Iris Ng, Glauco Bermudez, David Bauer, Lin Alluna
Executive Producers: Inuk Silis Høegh, Mila Aung-Thwin, Daniel Cross, Aaju Peter
Cover photo: Angela Gzowski Photography