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
Director

Alexandra is a documentary filmmaker and artist whose work has been recognized by the Wasserman Awards, National Board of Review, British Council, and Thirteen. Her award-winning short... more»

Gina Pollack Gina Pollack
Producer

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
Producer

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