Cory Mann (Tlingit) is a quirky businessman hustling to make a dollar in Juneau, Alaska. He gets hungry for smoked salmon and decides to spend a summer smoking fish at a family's traditional fish camp. The unusual story of his life and the untold history of his people interweave with the process of preparing traditional food as he struggles to pay his bills and keep his business afloat.
Program Length: 60 minutes.
Production Staff: Executive Producer: Jed Riffe; Directors: Luke Griswold-Tergis & Cory Mann (Tlingit)
The Website for Smokin' Fish
Public Broadcast Release: November 2011
Educational Resources: Viewer Discussion Guide
Tags: salmon, tlingit, alaska, juneau, personal
Product ID: FISH-11-H