-35°C in February in Dawson City, Yukon. Photo by Alex Hakonson.

Winner Rogers Audience Award Top 5 Canadian Documentaries at the 2020 HotDocs Film Festival
Winner Top 20 Documentaries at the 2020 HotDocs Film Festival
First we eat, then we do
everything else.”
— M.F.K.Fisher

365 days of eating locally!

Suzanne Crocker, an award winning filmmaker and retired family doctor, challenged herself to spend one year feeding her family only food local to Dawson City, Yukon – a remote Northern Canadian community at 64° north, 300 km south of the Arctic Circle – to contribute to the public conversation about food self-sufficiency.

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Watch the family’s earlier adventures living in the Yukon wilderness when the kids were 10, 8 and 4 in the multi-award winning documentary All The Time In The World.