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Inuit Sled Dogs – What Really Happened?

When I made The Last Dogs of Winter back in 2012, I had to make a difficult judgement call about whether or not to repeat the assertion that the Royal Canadian Mounted Police slaughtered Inuit dogs in a deliberate genocidal … Continue reading

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Do polar bears make friends with dogs?

No. The polar bears and chained dogs famously seen interacting and playing at Mile 5 near Churchill are not ‘friends’. Read this handy article. It’s light on detail but gets the essential facts right. http://weird.answers.com/animals/is-a-polar-bear-really-friends-with-an-eskimo-dog

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Last Dogs at Last

It’s coming up to two years now since The Last Dogs of Winter had its world premiere screening at Toronto Film Festival. Responses from audiences have been consistently gratifying. Responses from distributors and broadcasters have been consistently less so. The … Continue reading

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Last Chance to See Last Dogs in Wellington

The NZ Film Archive are hosting a short repeat season of Last Dogs of Winter here in Wellington.  Good venue with modest ticket prices and good coffee! Last Dogs Of Winter Shows Preservation Struggle | Stuff.co.nz.

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2013

We are still here. The end of the world has come and gone. Thankfully, a fizzer. Nowhere near as spectacular than even the most average Roland Emmerich movie! No, my friends, the end of the world will come not with … Continue reading

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