A documentary looking at the Laminaria farming industry in Qingdao, China. Laminaria is a species of kelp, which has been cultivated and harvested in China for centuries and is used primarily in the food, and also pharmaceuticals industry.
A project by Ocean Earth Development Corporation
Narrated by Dr Brenda Thake, Algal Ecologist, Queen Mary University of London
Directed by Catherine Griffiths
The video was exhibited in the solo exhibition ‘Ocean Earth. Situation Room: Technology Change/Climate Stability’ at the Arnolfini Centre for Contemporary Arts, Bristol, UK