The Blind Boy and the Loon by Alethea Arnaquq-barilThe Blind Boy and the Loon by Alethea Arnaquq-baril

The Blind Boy and the Loon

byAlethea Arnaquq-barilIllustratorAlethea Arnaquq-baril

Hardcover | May 5, 2014

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Based on an acclaimed National Film Board of Canada/Inuit Broadcasting Corporation co-produced animated short, The Blind Boy and the Loon is a beautiful retelling of a traditional Inuit story that both explains the origin of the narwhal and cautions listeners against the dangers of seeking revenge.

Alethea Arnaquq-Baril's mystical, brooding animation has been adapted to a picture book format that is suitable for all ages.

A timeless tale stunningly told.

Alethea Arnaquq-Baril is an Inuit filmmaker, animator, and documentarian. She wrote, directed, and animated the 2011 animated short Lumaajuuq. She also directed the 2010 documentary Tunnit: Retracing the Lines of Inuit Tattoos, about the history and importance of traditional Inuit facial tattoos, and co-produced the 2009 documentary Th...
Title:The Blind Boy and the LoonFormat:HardcoverDimensions:48 pages, 8.75 × 8.75 × 0.3 inPublished:May 5, 2014Publisher:Inhabit Media Inc.Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1927095573

ISBN - 13:9781927095577


Rated 3 out of 5 by from Pretty good Liked the art and found the folklore story to be pretty good.
Date published: 2017-11-17