STK-ID 2170

Sequence on trial of Inuit hunter Nookoodlah in 1922; he is charged with killing of Robert Janes, a white trader. Shots of Judge Rivett of Justice Department, jury members, Nookoodlah talking to lawyer, of Nookoodlah in custody of Royal Canadian Mounted Police and Chief Prosecutor Sergeant Joy. Nookoodlah has been sentenced to 10 years in Stoney Mountain Penitenciary. Shots of large group of Inuits being addressed by Justice Official and JB Craig. CS of RCMP Inspector Wilcox and two other man aboard CSG Arctic during trip back.


Excerpt from
Arctic Expedition
Canadian Arctic
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, Digital Video Disk, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
16mm print b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486