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Fishing frenzy

Duration: 01:31

On one day of the year the Dogon people of Mali can fish in the sacred water of Lake Antogo. It’s every fisherman for himself as the lake is emptied in minutes.

Available since: Fri 14 Jan 2011

Credits

Series Producer
Dale Templar
Narrator
John Hurt
Producer
Tuppence Stone

This clip is from

Human Planet Deserts - Life in the Furnace

2/8 A look at how the eternal quest for water brings huge challenges and ingenious solutions.

First broadcast: 20 Jan 2011

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