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For the Love of Salmon
Specs: CANADA - 2018 - 8 min
Filmmaker: Jan Vozenilek
Theme: salmon, indigenous, activism
In this striking short, filmmaker Jan Vozenilek, captures the determination and strength of Keely Weget-Whitney, a 25-year-old from the Stl'atl'imx First Nation (pronounced Stat-lee-um), as she embarks on a challenging 60 km swim in the frigid and racing Fraser River in British Columbia. Her goal? To bring awareness to declining salmon health and its impacts on her community and the environment. Join Keely on this empowering and representational act for all of our futures.