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nanook

(ˈnænuːk)
n
(Animals) N Canadian the polar bear
[from Inuktitut nanug]
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Concluding two weeks of operations in the high north marks the ongoing success of Op NANOOK, one of several operations in the high north that the CAF undertakes every year.
AT RANKIN INLET, Operation NANOOK 2017 "focused on the full range of crisis response and consequence management activities resulting from an overwhelming emergency in an isolated community, engaging multiple tiers of government and partners including the Canadian Armed Forces," stated a DND news release.
(Seeking to duplicate the success of his Nanook of the North [1922], but in warmer climes, Flaherty set sail for the South Seas in 1923, his entire family in tow, to shoot a film in Samoa.) Significantly, Grierson employed the novel term to register one of the film's subordinate virtues: "Of course Moana, being a visual account of events in the daily life of a Polynesian youth, has documentary value," he noted.
Next will be a screening of the 1922 film Nanook of the North, directed by Robert Flaherty.
Liverpool ECHO Arena, Kings Dock, 0151 475 8888, - Fri, Jan 15, PS33.50, PS50.00, PS160.00 Film Station: Nanook of the North (1922) Metal at Edge Hill Station, Tunnel Road, Edge Hill, Liverpool, 0151 707 2277, - Fri, Jan 15 Kill Bill: Volume 1 Grosvenor Museum, Grosvenor Street, Chester, 01244 402008, - Fri, Jan 15 Spirited Away - Cert PG Animated feature by acclaimed Japanese director Hayao Miyazaki and produced by Studio Ghibli.
"Yes it is - it's Nanook of the North," I laughed, getting out of the car to help with the 17 plastic carrier bags she'd made Auntie Dot carry.
To provide flexibility and commercial experience to licensing efforts, the nonprofit Nanook Innovation Corporation was formed in 2012 to license intellectual property from research, and Nanook Tech Ventures, a for-profit company, was created in 2013 to build startups based on university technology.
However, I am dressed much like Nanook of the North which makes operating a keyboard extremely difficult.
The Luminato Festival will also feature NORTHERN LIGHTS AND MUSIC with Buffy Sainte-Marie, and Tanya Tagaq, who presents Nanook of the North.
CARDIFF: Undertone (029 2022 8883), Post War Glamour Girls, Nanook Of The North, Wilma Sands.
SO, is the second half of the winter going to be sub-Siberian with starving polar bears stalking B&Q looking for Ron Seal and Nanook queuing at your local chippy for a blubber burger?