The Whale House
(89 min) Canada
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Director/Producer: Margarita Ramon

Description:
A Native Alaskan community heals and rediscovers its traditional culture through the return and restoration of its most sacred stolen artwork; the Whale House carvings which are considered by many to be the 'Sistine Chapel' of Native American Art.

Biography:
Margarita is a highly respected journalist in both Europe and Canada. Originally from Barcelona, Spain, she has an extensive background in all forms of journalism producing socially conscious reportage for print, radio and television since the early 80s. Margarita is also a well-known voice on North American television having reported for CBC, BCTV, CFMTV, THE FOOD NETWORK, TVE from Spain & Mexico’s Televisa. As a key member of the production staff at the Canadian CFMTV network, she hosted a daily news program becoming a recognized authority on Central & South American political issues. As an independent producer some of her productions have been: Gaia’s Dream, The Alaska Storytelling Theater Show, Power Mapping, a documentary series about emerging China which was produced in partnership with BCTV and other productions for CBC’s Global Village & The Food Network. Margarita is presently producing documentaries about Natives stories in both South and North America and a multi-part documentary series.

Contact Information:
e: margarita@terraincognitaproductions.com
w: http://terraincognitaproductions.com/portfolio/project-title-fifth/


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