GESPE’GEWA’GI: THE LAST LAND
Gespe’gewa’gi: The Last Land is a half-hour documentary series about the men and women of Mi’kmaki who work for Indigenous-run commercial fisheries. Following larger-than-life characters, we experience the fun and excitement of their lives on and off the water. We also get an inside perspective on how First Nations commercial fishing industries – that were born out of violence and defiance – grew to be a key economic and cultural support for the communities.
RUNNING TIME: 13 x 22 minutes
CO-DIRECTORS: Ernest Webb and Greg Lawrence, with Heather Condo as Trainee
WRITERS: Ernest Webb and co-writers Rebecca Lessard, Carl Freed, Julian Morelli
EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Catherine Bainbridge, Christina Fon, Greg Lawrence, Linda Ludwick and Ernest Webb
PRODUCERS: Catherine Bainbridge, Christina Fon, Linda Ludwick, Lisa M. Roth and Claire Mackinnon