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Fishermen of Maldives
  • Countries

    Maldives

  • Format

    VHS-PAL

  • Producer/Director

    Maldives Television

  • Produced By

    Maldives Television

  • Duration in Minutes

    19 min.

  • Languages Dhivehi
  • Year

    1931

  • Video ID

    vFISH045

  • Keyword(s)

    Tuna,Safety at sea,Pole and line fishing,Marine resources,Maldives,Fishing communities,Fisherwomen,Fishermen

  • Description
  • This film tells the story of how fishermen in Maldives struggle for a living in the midst of depleting fisheries resources. They struggle against great odds to catch tuna, and the film shows how they practice pole-and-line fishing.
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