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Siberia

Synopsis
Adventurer Ray Mears visits the Evenk people, nomadic reindeer herders who live in traditional teepees on a diet of reindeer, fish and a few edible plants in the freezing Arctic climate in the taiga forest of Siberia, and learns how they survive.
Series
Ray Mears’s World of Survival, Series
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. VHS. col. 30 min.
Year of production
1997
Availability
Hire; 2000 hire: £5.00 (+p&p) for 2 weeks
Notes
Broadcast on BBC2 on 10/3/97.
Subjects
Anthropology
Keywords
Evenk; nomadic communities; Siberia

Credits

Director
Ian Paul
Contributor
Kathryn Moore
Cast
Ray Mears 

Production Company

Name

BBC Television

Distributor

Name

Survival International

Phone
020 7242 1441
Fax
020 7242 1771
Address
London
WC1N 3QL
Notes
Contact: Libarty Bollen, e-mail: lb@survival-international.org (4/00)

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