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Join us on Zoom for our June Dock-u-mentaries screening and discussion of the film Voices in the Fog. We will be watching the film together on Zoom. Filmmaker Pedro Marnoto and former member of the Portuguese White Fleet Joaquim Pereira will join us after the film for a Q&A Discussion. Click here to join the Zoom meeting.
From 1900 to 1974, men traveled on large ships from mainland Portugal to fish for cod off the coast of Newfoundland and Greenland.Cod was such a valuable commodity, that men could avoid military conscription by “enlisting” as part of the White Fleet.
Click here to watch the trailer for Voices in the Fog.
For more information on the Portuguese White Fleet, we suggest watching The Lonely Dorymen on Youtube.
Thanks to BankFive for sponsoring our film series.