Quinn Christopherson is a transgender, Athabaskan and Inupiaq artist. He uses vulnerability to connect with those around him through songwriting.
This video, filmed for the 2019 NPR Tiny Desk Contest, takes place at the Anchorage Museum in front of a painting of Mt. Denali. The name “Denali” stems from the Athabaskan language, Koyukon.
This video features friend and collaborator Nick Carpenter on guitar.
*Authorized by the Anchorage Museum
Directed & Shot by Emma Sheffer & Dmitry Surnin
With help from Howdice Brown III and Luke Bredar
Sound by James Glaves
Color by Dmitry Surnin