ARVIAT FILM SOCIETY

The Arviat Film Society is a non-profit, youth-driven film and arts education collective that provides training in film, participatory culture and performing arts to help youth stay in school, gain hands-on experience and early career exposure to careers in media.

HOUSING, HOME AND ROUTINE

Research into housing design, community planning, social and recreational services and understanding the problems Inuit might have getting to work or school, keeping a routine and doing the things that give the most happiness and help Inuit to ‘feel at home’. Funded by the University of British Columbia Department of Psychology and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada.

ARVIAT GREENHOUSE PROJECT

The Arviat Greenhouse Project explored food insecurity and various ways to improve access to healthy foods in the community. Activities included formation of a youth media team, which used film, web development and storytelling to inform and engage the community.