“This is a story about immigration. It’s a story about a Slovenian woman who left her village by Mt Krn in the Primorska region, to seek a better life…”
So begins the following documentary on Anka Makovec, who played an important role in preserving the Franklin River in Tasmania, and who also had much contact with the Aboriginal community, and especially their artists and poets. Of interest in and of itself, some readers will also enjoy the use of Slovenian with English subtitles (with the latter provided by Miha Mihelič).
Related: Meet the People - Miha Mihelič, River Rescue & Adventure Guide, in Bovec & Around the World