Newtok – The sinking town

(aka Newtok, A World of Wisdom)
In development – Alaska (USA) – February 2014, DV, 75′

Through long shots framing stretches of ice and snow becoming mud, and the river getting closer and closer, this documentary tells the story of the low sky, the horizons burning red, and those so black they look never ending, the story of the still water pools and the swamps eating up the land around Newtok, a Yupik village on the west coast of Alaska…

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Language – English, Yupik
Script – Chiara Barbo, Andrea Magnani
Production – Pilgrim Film, Blaze Film LTD



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