Written by Marie Clements with Rosemary Georgeson, Eileen Lorenz and the WIF Participants
Directed by Marie Clements
Urban Ink (Vancouver, BC)
Eileen Lorenz, on her 18th birthday, was set afloat, as one by one, four men, including her husband and brother surrendered to the ocean, hours in the eye of the storm, she was plucked from the ocean, one year older and eight months pregnant.
Women in Fish tells this story inside the bigger survival story of the world fishing Industry.
This multi-media performance reveals women’s contributions to what was once a top industry and a way of life for many aboriginal people.
Shortlisted for a Jack Webster Award for Best Documentary.
While in Winnipeg the Women in Fish team will also be conducting community outreach prior to the performance. Please join us for: