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The Wings of the Fisherman
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Teuira, The Man Who Talks to Sharks
Around the island of Bora Bora, men and animals live in perfect harmony and share everything in the lagoon : air, water and space. But one day, Teuira finds a…
Crocodile Dream
Australian aborigines consider children's dream to be messages about the future, sent by the spirits. Ombee is a young aborigine of the Kidja tribe, and he has dreamt about a…
The Black Island
Ambryn - one of Vanuatu's forty islands - is the black island, an island of volcanoes and magic. This island is volcanic, and its coasts sink deeply into the waves.…
Tanna, The Island of Magic Stones
On the island of Tanna, every year, people from the sea and people from the land exchange the magical powers of a turtle against those of a pig. Thanks to…
The Wings of The Sea
In southwestern Madagascar, the shores of the Indian Ocean are home to the Vez, a nomadic sea people. Jean Louis is one of the greatest shark fishermen of his tribe.…
Tika Pana Pana
In the Societe archipelago, on the island of Huahine, bonito fishing is a man's affair. Tika Pana Pana is an extremely physical kind of bonito fishing, which consists of striking…
Waves of Gold and Silver
A long time ago, Rua Hatu, the god of the sea, gave Polynesia a wonderful treasure : gold and silver colored fish. Once, a man who had nothing, not even…
The Quest for King Lambo
In the thick forests bordering the Mangoky River, in southwestern Madagascar, live the Bara. These semi-nomadic forest people, with secular traditions, share their territory with an animal of a thousand…
The Wings of the Fisherman
Wapo is the traditional chief of the Aikawa, the oldest tribe on the island of Santa Catalina, in the south of the Solomon archipelago. Every year, in June, he goes…
The Firebird of Rio Maximo
Fefo is responsible for the Rio Maximo reserve in Cuba, where thousands of pink flamingos arrive at the end of June from Colombia, Venezuela and all the Carribean islands, to…
Cocodrileros
Years after the Cuban revolution, as Fidel Castro was flying over the swampy region of Zapata, he landed his helicopter in order to talk to the crocodile hunters, the cocodrileros.…
The Men of The Big Rock
Futuna is a small and sparsely inhabited island in the south of the Vanuatu archipelago, where lives Roland, in the village of Harold Bay. Like the other two hundred people…
The Dinga Dinga Season
The ocean swarms with animal and plant life. For centuries, some species have been greatly sought after by man. Among them is a peaceful, inoffensive animal which has become one…

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