Photo: Asinnajaq


animation, curatorial, digital, drawing, film, installation, new media, painting, sculptural

Artistic Community:

Inukjuak, QC




Asinnajaq, also known as Isabella Rose Weetaluktuk is a visual artist, filmmaker and writer based in Montreal. Asinnajaq’s practice is grounded in research and collaboration, which includes working with other artists, friends and family. In 2016, she worked with the National Film Board of Canada's archive to source historical and contemporary Inuit films and colonial representations of Inuit in film. The footage she pulled is included in her short film 'Three Thousand.' The film is nominated for Best Short Documentary by the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television.View Long Biography and Citations


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Title Year Author
Inuit Filmmaking That Sparks a Fire January 23, 2018 Camille Georgeson-Usher
Three Thousand January 16, 2018 The Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television
Nunavut’s Zach Kunuk helps rising Inuit filmmaker January 15, 2018 Jane George


View All Exhibitions and Details
Name Year Gallery
INSURGENCE/RESURGENCE Sept 2017 - Spring 2018 Winnipeg Art Gallery
Tillutarniit August 2017 FOFA Gallery
10,000 beads 2017 FOFA Courtyard


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Achievement Year Organization
Kent Monkman Award for Best Experimental Work 2017 imagineNATIVE Film Festival


View Filmography and Details
Title Release Date Role
Three Thousand November 11, 2017 Director
Upinnaqusittik (Lucky) 2016 Director

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September 12, 2017 Created by: Maddy Tripp