Jewel’s Hunt

IF/Then Short Documentary Program | 2018 (Big Sky Documentary Film Festival - Honorable Mention)

Jewel's Hunt (formerly titled Neqeniighta) in a remote village in western Alaska, a teenage girl and her father turn to the land to feed their family. Alaskan Natives have practiced this tradition of subsistence hunting for centuries. But will a changing world allow its survival? (Photo Credit: Gina Pollack)

Alexandra Stergiou Alexandra Stergiou

Alexandra is a non-fiction filmmaker based in New York City. She attended attended NYU's Tisch School of the Arts where she majored in film production and graduated magna cum laude. For her thesis... more»

Gina Pollack Gina Pollack

Gina is a documentary filmmaker, photographer and audio producer, interested in telling stories about the intersection of politics and the human experience. Her short film “Undue... more»

Cass Gardiner Cass Gardiner

Cass is an Anishinaabe Algonquin artist, filmmaker, and curator from the Kebaowek First Nation. Her documentary film “The Edible Indian” has met critical acclaim in classrooms and theatres... more»

Additional Credits

Mentor: Billy Luther

Genre: Documentary