Map of the Human Heart (1993)

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Told in flashback, an old Inuit Eskimo tells an American his story. Taken in 1931 to Montreal by a Canadian airman for treatment for his TB, Avik falls in love with Albertine in the hospital there. Ten years later Avik enrols in the Canadian airforce in the hope of finding Albertine in Europe. The story finally leads to an encounter with the daughter Avik never knew he had, who has come searching for her Inuit father.

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