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Sacred Cod

NEW
Available as
Finished Programme
DURATION
1 x 64'
BROADCASTER
Discovery, USA
YEAR OF PRODUCTION
2017
Available in
HD
An award-winning documentary about the historic collapse of America's oldest fishery, and the fight for its future.

Sacred Cod is a feature-length documentary about the collapse of the historic cod fishery in New England, delving into the impact of overfishing, climate change, and government policies on fishermen and the fish. It's about the prospect of a region built on cod having no cod left to fish.

This documentary aired under the Discovery Impact banner, a slate of groundbreaking documentaries focusing on humankind’s impact on the environment and what individuals and society as a whole can do to solve some of the largest problems facing the planet. 

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