Jordan Konek: Dear Grandpa →
jordan-konek: Dear Grandpa, I know you’re not going to read this, first because this is not in your mother tongue and you cannot go on a computer because this is not part of your culture. I just want to let you know that I am glad that I was the right hand man when I was growing up. The one refilling your…
Young Arviat filmmaker a mentor for youth: Jordan... →
Nicole Garbutt Northern News Services Published Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012 ARVIAT Jordan Konek has found himself all over the globe in the past few years, film camera in hand. Jordan Konek, a 23-year-old filmmaker in Arviat, lines up a shot on one of his many ongoing projects. - photo courtesy of Jordan Konek After graduating from a theatre production program in Toronto, Konek returned to his...
Filming for our Future: Socio-Historical,...
Presented at the 15th International Congress on Circumpolar Health in Fairbanks Alaska, the following outlines the importance of history, inter-generational connectedness & participatory filmmaking as an approach to Inuit youth mental health and wellbeing, using the case study of the Nanisiniq Arviat History Project.