The Sacred Place Where Life Begins: Gwich’in Women Speak

Miho Aida | 2013 | 19 min.

2015 Official Selection

Women of the Gwich’in nation speak out to protect what they call “The Sacred Place Where Life Begins” from oil development. Also known as the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, the Gwich’in way of life depends on this sacred land, and the women share their unique perspectives on this environmental issue and inspire audience around the country to action.