Nanook of the North (1922)

Nanook of the North
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 0hr 55mins.
Genres Documentary
Keywords silent
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Robert J Flaherty Director n/a 2 2000001
Robert J Flaherty Producer n/a 3 3000001
John Revillon Executive Producer n/a 174 3000002
Robert J Flaherty Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Robert J Flaherty Photography n/a 120835 6000001
Robert J Flaherty Editor n/a 172 7000001
Herbert Edwards Editor n/a 172 7000002
Robert J Flaherty Titles n/a 120825 23000001
Nanook and his family typify Eskimo life in the Arctic. Their continuous search for food necessitates their nomadic life. In the summer they journey to the river to fish for salmon and hunt walrus. In the winter they often approach starvation before any food is found. At night the entire family assists in building an igloo, then crawl under fur robes to sleep, using their clothes for pillows. In the morning the quest continues