The Owl and the Lemming

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The oral history of Inuit is filled with many folktales, legends, and myths. In this traditional story, a young owl catches a lemming to eat. Inuit stories are often instructive, and with this fable, children quickly learn the value of being clever and humble, and why pride and arrogance are to be avoided.

Director:  Roselynn Akulukjuk
Writer(s):  Roselynn Akulukjuk &  Neil Christopher
Producers:  Louise Flaherty & Neil Christopher
Runtime: 3 min 33 sec
Canada