Valley of the Southern North
Film Description: Valley of the Southern North is a love letter to The Peace Valley and the people and creatures that make it their home. The Site C dam, now under construction, will be used to power fracking operations and will destroy ancestral territory of the Dane Zaa and Cree, violate treaties and displace residents, farmers, and wildlife living along its shores.
Director Biography: Byron Dueck is photo journalist and award winning documentarian, currently based in Vancouver. He holds a BA in Political Science from the University of Lethbridge, a GrDip in Visual Journalism from Concordia University and an MFA in Documentary Media from Ryerson University. His work focuses on the intersection of human rights, protest movements, and the environment.