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The White Dawn

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Director [[Performer~P96903~Philip Kaufman~philipkaufman]] took his production of Eskimo life to actual locations in the Arctic Circle, making it only the third film in history (after [[Feature~V34452~Nanook of the North~nanookofthenorth]] and [[Performer~P228046~Eskimo~eskimo]]) to shoot there. Kaufman also employs authentic Eskimo dialect in the film, which adds a heightened bit of realism. The story concerns three whalers -- Billy ([[Performer~P53739~Warren Oates~warrenoates]]), Daggett...more

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