PRESERVATION OF HEZHEN FISH SKIN TRADITION THROUGH FASHION HIGHER EDUCATION
DIRECTOR/ Zhongjin Zhang
BRAND / FishSkinLab
COUNTRY / China
RUNTIME / 29’ 22’’
The film focus is primarily to identify the historical, cultural, environmental and socio-economic importance of fish skin as an innovative sustainable material. Secondarily, it proposes a vision of sustainability as an anthropological study of the resourcefulness and resilience of the Arctic indigenous peoples, their lifestyles and fish skin practices; and thirdly, it can help to preserve them.