Last of the Fur Traders

Episode Description

In the early 1950s, Hugh Kroetsch worked on the Arctic Ocean as a Hudson’s Bay Company engineer and filmed his travels. In Last of the Fur Traders he returns to the Arctic to share his footage and revisit the remote communities he traversed decades ago.

Keywords: Arctic, North, Inuvik, Edmonton, Fort Mcmurray, Yellowknife, Aklvik, Cambridge Bay, Gjoa, Tuktoyaktuk, Inuit, Inuvialuit, Gwich'en, Hudsons Bay, fur, trade, Hugh, Kroetsch, Frederick, Inuvialuit, NWT, Alberta, Open Sky Pictures