The White Dawn (1973)

White Dawn
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating R
Runtime 1hr 49mins.
Genres Drama, Period, Historical
Keywords N/A
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Tom Rickman Screenplay n/a 120778 4000002
James Houston Screenplay n/a 120778 4000003
Martin Ransohoff Writer (adaptation) adaptation 120896 4000004
Martin Ransohoff Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
James Houston Associate Producer n/a 171 3000003
Philip Kaufman Director n/a 2 2000001
Martin Ransohoff Producer n/a 3 3000001
Don Guest Associate Producer n/a 171 3000002
James Houston Book as Source Material ("The White Dawn/An Eskimo Saga") 120888 4000005
Jon C Andersen Assistant Director n/a 163 5000001
Richard Lightstone Sound sound recording 120816 14000001
James J Klinger Sound Effects Editor n/a 327 14000002
Henry E Millar Jr. Special Effects n/a 168 23000001
Marcel Carpenter Costumes n/a 120828 13000001
Henry Mancini Music n/a 120781 8000001
Tony Lucibello Assistant Director n/a 163 5000002
Michael Chapman Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Douglas Stewart Editor n/a 172 7000001
Atcheelak Actor Hunter 1 1000021
Aupalotak Simonee Actor Hunter 1 1000020
Sagiaktok Actor Shaman 1 1000007
Munamee Sako Actor Sowniapik 1 1000008
Pitseolala Kili Actor Sowniapik's Wife 1 1000009
Pilitak Actor Neevee 1 1000006
Joanasie Salomonie Actor Kangiak 1 1000005
Timothy Bottoms Actor Daggett 1 1000002
Louis Gossett Jr. Actor Portagee 1 1000003
Simonie Kopapik Actor Sarkak 1 1000004
Meetook Mallee Actor Ikuma 1 1000010
Seemee Nookiguak Actor Avinga 1 1000011
Jacob Partridge Actor Andrew 1 1000017
Ashoona Kilabuck Actor Shartok 1 1000018
Namonai Ashoona Actor Nowya 1 1000019
Higa Ipeelie Actor Evaloo 1 1000016
Oolipka Joamie Actor Mia 1 1000015
Sakkeassie Actor Dirty Boy 1 1000012
Akshooyooliak Actor Old Mother 1 1000013
Neelak Actor Panee 1 1000014
Warren Oates Actor Billy 1 1000001
Synopsis
Based on a true story that took place in the Canadian Arctic circa 1900. Three sailors, marooned on the ice cap, are taken in by a tribe of nomadic Eskimos.