We’re very proud to announce that UTSUK: A Story of Fat was selected as a finalist and received an honourable mention by the 2016 Blue Ocean Film Festival and Conservation Summit — an international film competition honouring films that educate about ocean issues and ways to improve the future of our oceans and humanity.
Finalist in the category “Maritime History: Archaeology and Anthropological Perspectives”
This category honors the best films featuring maritime history and culture. Stories may focus on historical, archeological and/or anthropological aspects of the ocean’s influence on civilization’s social, cultural, political, spiritual, economic development around the world throughout the course of human history.
Honourable Mention in the category “People and the Sea: Cultural Connections”
This category honors films that tell the story of the interconnection and influence of the ocean on an individual or a group’s cultural, social, economic, spiritual relationships between people and the sea.”