Winter's Yearning
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In Maniitsoq, Greenland, the US aluminum giant Alcoa Corporation has been planning to build a smelting plant for years. With the promise of economic renewal, Winter's Yearning follows the lives of the area's loyal aging population and its stymied youth. Pictured against immense, isolating landscapes, the people await their plant and with it, the nation's possible first step towards sovereignty.

Episode Duration: 56 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 3503

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Mon, Jul 15 4:00 P.M. Manzanar, Diverted: When Water Becomes Dust     NH World (11.3)
Wed, Jul 24 7:00 P.M. While We Watched     NH World (11.3)
Thu, Jul 25 12:00 A.M. While We Watched     NH World (11.3)
Thu, Jul 25 8:00 A.M. While We Watched     NH World (11.3)
Sat, Jul 27 12:00 P.M. While We Watched     NH World (11.3)
Mon, Jul 29 10:00 P.M. Against The Tide     NHPBS (11.1)
Tue, Jul 30 1:30 A.M. Against The Tide     NHPBS (11.1)
Tue, Jul 30 12:00 P.M. Against The Tide     NH Explore (11.2)
Wed, Jul 31 3:00 A.M. Against The Tide     NHPBS (11.1)
Wed, Jul 31 7:30 P.M. Against The Tide     NH World (11.3)
Thu, Aug 1 12:30 A.M. Against The Tide     NH World (11.3)
Thu, Aug 1 8:30 A.M. Against The Tide     NH World (11.3)
Sat, Aug 3 12:00 P.M. Against The Tide     NH World (11.3)
Mon, Aug 5 10:00 P.M. Fauna     NHPBS (11.1)
Tue, Aug 6 1:30 A.M. Fauna     NHPBS (11.1)
Tue, Aug 6 12:00 P.M. Fauna     NH Explore (11.2)


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