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Jerri
Thrasher

Photo: Jerri Thrasher
Jerri
Thrasher

Medium:

film

Artistic Community:

Inuvik, NT

Date of Birth:

Artists may have multiple birth years listed as a result of when and where they were born. For example, an artist born in the early twentieth century in a camp outside of a community centre may not know/have known their exact date of birth and identified different years.


1989

Work

Biography

Jerri Thrasher was born in Paulatuk, NT, where her passion for capturing Inuvialuit life through photography and film started at a young age. Thrasher moved to Inuvik, NT to pursue work in the film and TV industry. She made her directorial debut in 2017 with The Last Walk and currently works as a television producer in Inuvik.View Long Biography and Citations

Publications

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Title Year Author
Filming Folklore: Exploring Inuvialuit mysteries through the lens; An interview with filmmaker Jerri Thrasher November 7, 2019
Circumpolar Cinema: 10 Filmmakers to Watch: Jerri Thrasher June 2019 Napatsi Folger
AARIGAA: MEET THE NWT’S NEWEST FILM FESTIVAL May 22, 2018 Northwest Territories Professional Media Association

Exhibitions

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Name Year Gallery
Yukon Film Society Screening July 2, 2018
BerlinaleNATIVe and European Film Market 2017
imagineNATIVE Film and Media Arts Festival 2017

Filmography

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Title Release Date Role
The Last Walk 2017 Director/Writer