In his own words:
Ole Gjerstad traveled the seven seas, mined for silver and logged giant Canadian timber before becoming an anthropologist, writer, radio broadcaster and filmmaker. He founded Words & Pictures Videos/Vidéos mots & images in Montreal in 1992 and co-founded Piksuk Media in 2005. His 60-some documentaries have won many awards in Canada and abroad.
Two of Ole Gjerstad’s films, Kikkik and Amarok’s Song, were recommended viewing for the 2015 Inuit Art Society Annual Meeting. They — and is many other films — can be viewed at www.gjerstad.info/ole/