Canadian North is a 100% Inuit-owned company, servicing twenty-five communities in the Northwest Territories, Nunavut, and Nunavik via Edmonton, Ottawa, and Montreal. Our mission is to meaningfully improve the lives of our people, our customers, and the communities we serve.
Our 17 passenger coach offers all the luxuries with comfortable reclining seats, a full-sized fridge, full screen TV a washroom and additional leg room to stretch out with large equipment capacity.
20 + years working in tourism throughout the NWT with excellent contacts across the NWT which includes experience working film and TV crews, both small and large. We are flexible to travel all parts of the NWT and are extremely adaptable to unexpected changes.
We operate a full-service lodge in Norman Wells located at the North-Wright Air Float Base. Accommodations and meals available. We also have canoe and rafting gear and have expert river guides who can support crews working remotely in the Mackenzie Mountains doing location shoots. Our guides are trained in river rescue and first aid and can ensure the safety of cast and crew while working in remote wilderness conditions.
We also have a satellite business in Fort Simpson, NWT.
Heated winter and summer camps on the lake just a short distance from Hay River. Travel by vintage Bombardier in the winter (mid-December – mid April), or by 1940’s vintage commercial fishing boat in the summer months. Can accommodate a number of groups at one time.
Hiring a film fixer or production assistant is different up here. It's critical to find the right provider with the experience and knowledge to make your production a success.
We can assist your production with:
Noksana Mushing Tours provides 24 husky/mixed mushing dogs for tours by traditional toboggan and dog sled. We set up a warming tent with stove and provide traditional food as well as local history and folklore. We also have a traditional camp located on Husky Lakes and can provide catered meals for outings as well as dogs for any type of experience.
Strong Interpretation is a tour operator with 30+ years in the industry hosting guests from around the world. Rosie Strong is also heavily involved in the theatre community of Yellowknife and has been on stage, both as an actor and a puppeteer, as well as backstage as a stage manager, prop maker and set dresser. Recent film experience includes:
Aerial film work requires excellent aircrew and film-crew collaboration, coupled with Summit's fleet, which can be configured to match your camera equipment and film or photography style. We can work with you to prive the desired product efficiently. We have experience with aerial photography using hand-held cameras and aircraft mounted cameras, as well as aerial cinematography using a nose-mounted Cineflex. We offer a variety of aircraft including the Bell 206B, Bell 206L4, Bell 206LR, Bell 407, Bell 412, Hughes 500D, and Sikorsky S-76.