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Strange and Familiar: Architecture on Fogo Island
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Strange and Familiar: Architecture on Fogo Island

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Anonymous picture

Enjoyed this one! Fogo Island ... quirky, unique, traditional, modern with a respect and joy for tradition and history. Film caught just enough, to make us thirst for more. Add Fogo to the list of places to try and get to. And if you can't get there, create your own future, drawing on the ...Read more

Anonymous picture

This is a wonderful and inspiring film that captures Newfoundland's beauty. The quality of this film matches the beauty of the landscape.

Anonymous picture

Wow! I want to pack up and go there to see it for myself!

Anonymous picture

An inspiration for all who wish to make a contribution to the world in which they live. One person’s imagination, Zita’s, reinvented Fogo Island as a community welcoming those who had left and visitors from afar.

Anonymous picture

This was really inspirational; I hope I can do something like this one day for my home town ^ ^

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The flattening of culture, of joy.....the sameness everywhere in the world no matter what culture. The film is about preservation of the uniqueness of cultures rather than world homogenizing.

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An amazing story. I didn't know the island existed. The houses of their past shows the dedication and appreciation for culture and history. I highly recommend this video.

Tom avatar

A beautiful documentary. I love cabin architecture and design and the scenery is stunning. Makes me want to visit Newfoundland!