drawing, film, printmaking

Artistic Community:

Panniqtuuq (Pangnirtung), NU



David Poisey is an accomplished videographer and printmaker from Kiviroo, NU who resides in Panniqtuuq (Pangnirtung), NU. In 1991 he directed the film 'Starting Fire with Gunpowder' and has since worked on multiple films in numerous roles. Poisey has won many awards and is recognized as a mentor of Inuit within the film industry and art world and is a proponent of Inuit telling their stories. His prints are a part of the 2018 Pangnirtung Print Collection.View Long Biography and Citations


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Title Year Author
Panniqtuuq Releases First Major Print Collection Since 2011 July 8, 2018 IAQ
Pangnirtung artists launch first print collection since 2011 July 06, 2018 Beth Brown
Native American Film outside the Margins of FilmmakingBeverly R. Singer (Tewa-Diné) Fall 2014 Beverly R. Singer (Tewa-Diné)


View All Achievements and Details
Achievement Year Organization
2018 Pangnirtung Print Collection 2018 Uqqurmiut Centre for Arts and Crafts


View Filmography and Details
Title Release Date Role
Punto De Fuga 2013 Camera and Electrical Department, Sound Department
Vanishing Point 2012 Camera and Electrical Department, Sound Department
Qimmit, A Clash of Two Truths 2010 Director of Photography