Tangier island feature documentary


In progress

What does it take to traverse the oceans between us?

STAYERS follows the tight-knit crabbing community of Tangier Island, Virginia, as the islanders are fighting for a sea wall to save their home.

The project has received support from The Norwegian Film Institute, Fritt Ord, Viken Filmsenter, The Rogovy Foundation, Arts Council Norway and Bergesenstiftelsen.

Director: Julia Dahr
Co-directors: Hannah Jayanti & Julie Lunde Lillesæter
Producer: Natalya Sarch (Differ Media)
Co-producer: Darcy McKinnon (Gusto Moving Pictures)


Ooker tangier Island feature documentary