Great Lakes, Great Stories

  • Year 2017
  • Country USA
  • Runtime 8 min
  • Director Dylan Gonda, Olivia Walcott, Ryan Watling


In spring 2017 three Northern Michigan University students set out on a 1,400 mile bicycle journey around Lake Superior to record stories of the lake, climate and the people who call it home. Their project earned the first Fresh Coast Film Festival scholarship award for emerging filmmakers. The audio recordings they gathered will be archived withe US Library of Congress via the StoryCorps project.