2020 Film Festival Selection

Attla

Category: Women In Film, Mountain Culture, Dog Sledding

Year: 2019
Country: United States
Duration 1:00:00
Language: English

Directors: Catharine Axley
Producers: Melissa Langer, Kristine Stolakis
Production House: PBS, Independent Lens
Cinematographer: Catharine Axley

Spanning his fifty-year dogsled racing career, Attla explores the life and persona of George Attla, from his childhood as a tuberculosis survivor in the Alaskan interior, to his rise as ten-time world champion and mythical state hero, to a village elder resolutely training his grandnephew to race his team one last time.

Screening History: 2020 Wasatch Mountain Film Festival

2020 Film Festival Selection

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