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Cohn, Norman

Overview
Works: 10 works in 62 publications in 7 languages and 1,542 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Folklore  Fiction  History  Legends  Diaries 
Roles: Film editor, Cinematographer , Producer, Photographer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 497
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Most widely held works by Norman Cohn
Atanarjuat The fast runner by Zacharias Kunuk( Visual )
32 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Canada's Arctic North at the dawn of the first millennium. Evil in the form of an unknown shaman divides a small community of nomadic Inuit, upsetting its balance and spirit. Twenty years pass. Two brothers emerge to challenge the evil order: Amaqjuaq, the Strong One and Atanarjuat, The Fast Runner. Atanarjuat wins the hand of the lovely Atuat away from the boastful son of the camp leader, Oki, who voews to take revenege ... Can one escape the cycle of vengeance?
Atanarjuat : the fast runner : inspired by a traditional Inuit legend of Igloolik by Paul Apak Angilirq( Book )
6 editions published in 2002 in English and Inuktitut and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The journals of Knud Rasmussen ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"January 1922. With powerful forces of a new century pressing in around them, Danish explorer and scientist Knud Rasmussen vists the isolated camp on [sic] the great Iglulik shaman, Aua. For Rasmussen ... Aua's family camp is like falling into Paradise ... What the Danes don't realize is Aua's temporary fortress of beauty and tranquility stands surrounded by the steamroller of the twentieth century ... and that nomadic Inuit can't stay in one place even if there's nowhere safe to go"--Container
Before tomorrow Le jour avant le lendemain ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Inuktitut and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A strong Inuit woman demonstrates that human dignity is at the core of life from beginning to end, as she faces with her beloved grandson the ultimate challenge of survival
Atanarjuat, the fast runner Atanarjuat, la légende de l'homme rapide ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and French and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Evil in the form of an unknown shaman divides a small community of Inuit. Twenty years later, two brothers emerge to challenge the evil order: Amaqjuag, the Strong One, and Atanarjuat, the Fast Runner. Atanarjuat wins the hand of the lovely Atuat away from the boastful son of the camp leader, Oki, who vows to get even. Oki ambushes the brothers in their sleep, killing Amaqjuaq, as Atanarjuat miraculously escapes running naked over the spring sea ice
Atanarjuat [the fast runner] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disc 1 retells an Inuit legend of love, jealousy, murder and revenge of the Igoolik brothers Atanarjuat and Amaqjuaq. Disc 2 includes special features
Atanarjuat, la légende de l'homme rapide by Zacharias Kunuk( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in Inuktitut and French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un mystérieux chaman vient perturber une petite communauté Inuit en causant une rivalité entre deux familles. Vingt ans plus tard deux frères courageux mettent au défi les forces du mal : Amaqjuaq, le Fort, et Atanarjuat, le Rapide Coureur. Atanarjuat gagne le cœur de la belle Atuat au détriment du vaniteux Oki, le fils du chef, qui jure de se venger. Il organise un complot pour assassiner les deux frères durant leur sommeil
Atanarjuat Espíritu del ártico = The fast runner ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Espíritu del Ártico es una obra maestra, con una narrativa brillante y una fotografía extraordinaria que seduce al espectador y lo lleva en un viaje a través de secuencias inolvidables. Una saga épica basada en una antigua leyenda Inuit desarrollada en el inóspito ártico a finales del primer milenio. Amaqjuaq y Atanarjuat son hermanos y los mejores cazadores de una tribu nómada, lo que provoca la envidia y la ira de Oki, hijo del líder. Cuando la prometida de Oki se enamora de Atanarjuat éste furioso conspira para asesinar a ambos hermanos
Atanarjuat la leyenda del hombre veloz = Atanarjuat, the fast runner ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Aleut and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
En el vasto ártico canadiense, el pueblo inuit ha vivido durante generaciones con una leyenda que ahora vuelve a la vida. En un tiempo en el que el mundo de los espíritus y del hombre comparten una paz común, un chamán conjurará un hechizo de oscuridad para dividir a una tribu. Atanarjuat es el objeto de su ira. El chamán se apoderará de su mujer, matará a su hermano y lo condenará al exilio. Pero para un auténtico inuit como Atanarjuat, las distancias no existen
The fast runner by Zacharias Kunuk( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in Inuktitut and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Set amongst the Inuit people of the arctic, the film is a thrilling, passionate story exploring the universal themes of love, revenge and survival. When a small, nomadic community is cursed by an unknown shaman, the curse is still felt years later. Atanarjuat falls in love with Atuat, a woman already promised to the son of the clan's leader. In a fight, she is won by Atanarjuat causing vengeful clan leader Oki to plot to attack Atanarjuat and his brother in their sleep. Atanarjuat manages to escape and sets off running across the ice, embarking on a harrowing adventure to survive in the brutal wilderness. His journey ends when he returns, stronger and wiser, to reclaim his life and stop the curse that has divided his people
 
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