The Arctics

The Arctics is a documentary celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Arctic Winter Games.


The Arctics is a never before seen look at the history and impacts of the Arctic Winter Games, an international biennial multi sport games that has been celebrating circumpolar sport and culture in the North since 1970. This short documentary follows the stories of participants from across the 9 contingents that make up the international competition as they prepare to partake in the 2020 Arctic Winter Games which mark 50 years since first opening in Yellowknife, NWT.


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Watch The Arctics trailer below. 

Produced by:
Midnight Light Media &
Arctic Winter Games 2020 Host Society

With support from:
Yukon Government Community Development Fund
Air North Yukon’s Airline
​Canadian North Inc.