“Spirit Animal” is an intimate portrait of traditional nomad families in Mongolia. Undermined by climate change and the hopes of a rich life in the cities, are nomadic lifestyles are coming to an end?

Spirit Animal | P3

Spirit Animal on the Portuguese digital media Público is one of the leading newspapers in Portugal, and was the second newspaper in the World to have a digital version. P3 is a digital segment, focusing on culture, lifestyle and contemporary issues. Tânia was on the phone with journalist Sofia Matos Silva for a brief interview…

First Filmings

FIRST FILMING In September 2018 we went to Mongolia to scout for locations and stories, and do the first filming of our SPIRIT ANIMAL feature documentary. We took a lift from UlaanBaatar to Bayan-Ölgii with a group of local Mongolians who were travelling to the Altai to climb Khüiten Peak. It took us five endlessly-long…