Robert Young (United States)

Robert Young worked as a Cinematographer on various documentaries for the Netsilik Eskimo series. The series is comprised of 21 half hour parts and was produced under grants from the National Science Foundation and the Ford Foundation (U.S.) and by Education Development Center, Inc. of Netwon, MA, in association with the National Film Board of Canada.

He also directed two parts of the series; The Eskimo, Fight for Life and At the Winter Sea Ice Camp: Part 4.


  • The Eskimo: Fight for Life
    60’, USA, 1970
  • At the Winter Sea Ice Camp: Part 4
    35’, Canada, 1967

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