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Quest for the sea : a last glimpse at a lost way of life.

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (4 video files (approximately 188 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : Monarch Films, Inc. : 2004.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Episode 1 Episode 1 Episode 2 Episode 2 Episode 3 Episode 3 Episode 4 Episode 4.
Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Don Young.
Participant or Performer Note:
Featuring 10 people in 2 households experiencing life as it was lived in 1937 rural Hay Cove, a Newfoundland outport fishing community.
Summary, etc.:
Quest for the Sea is a 4x1-hour living history documentary series that follows 2 families as they return to a lost way of life in a remote fishing village in Newfoundland. In simple wooden homes with only the tools, clothing, and supplies of 1937, five adults and five children will live under a mercantile system and need to rely on cod fishing for their sustenance and survival.
Target Audience Note:
Rated TVG.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.

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