The Great Bear Rainforest in British Columbia is a naturally rich and diverse land home to many indigenous people.
Like other areas in the country rich in natural resources, the land and its people have been and continue to be threatened by government regulation, restriction, and resource extraction.
Alexander Sworik’s intimate documentary explores the perspectives of Mike Willie and K̕odi Nelson, two Indigenous men looking to conserve their land, protect their culture and heritage, bring prosperity and respect to their people, and find harmony and reconciliation between Indigenous People and the Canadian government once and for all.
Director: Alexander Sworik
Director of Photography: Christopher Clark
Colourist: Parker Jarvie
Colour Producer: Blake Rice
Sound Design and Mixing: Alastair Sims
Titling: Johnny Del Guercio
Additional Aerial Footage: Zachary Moxley
Photography: Taylor Burk