Two Winters: Tales from Above the Earth
(2004, 27 min.) CANADA
Director: Carol Geddes (Tlingit)
Produced in association with: Aboriginal Peoples Television Network
Actors: Arlene Bowman, Stella Martin, Warren Michael
In Tutchone with English subtitles.
Inspired by the stories of Yukon elders, a rotoscope animation
tells of a familys struggle to survive an ecological disaster,
an extended period of winter that resulted from the volcanic eruption
of Mount Tambora in Indonesia in 1816.
Image credits: Carol Geddes
- courtesy of the filmmaker