SEASONING THE SEASONS
Ise-Shima: Women Divers Favored by the Gods

Air date: Mon., June 10, 5:00 pm

SEASONING THE SEASONS - Ise-Shima: Women Divers Favored by the Gods

 

Uncover the treasure trove of seafood in the Ise-Shima sea, which legends say are favored by the goddess of the sun. There, female skin divers called ‘Ama’, have been bringing in fresh catch from the sea for centuries. This is the story of the powerful women of the sea who live in there, and the people who keep traditions alive.

 

 

 

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