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The Universally Acclaimed Documentary, FISH & MEN, is now available to rent or buy from major online retailers.

Official Fish & Men Trailer (2021)

The Filmmakers

Darby Duffin


Darby Duffin brings a unique combination of media experience to directing and producing his first feature documentary.

Adam Jones


Adam Jones has directed hundreds of TV commercials and branded content projects in every major market in the the US.

Derek McKane


Derek McKane, Director of Photography, has an extensive resume of commercials, independent features, shorts and documentaries

Jonathan Millman


Jonathon’s work as a cinematographer spans multiple decades and includes feature films more than a dozen short films.

Heidi Zimmerman


Heidi has cut numerous documentaries, promotional pieces, and narrative films for major entertainment groups including UMG & Warner Brothers.

Katy Jarzebowski


Katy Jarzebowski is a Composer, Sundance Fellow and lifelong cinephile who scores music for film, concert, and multimedia. Combining old world influences

Fish & Men in the news

New Model Connects Chefs To Local Fishermen

Published: Sep. 2, 2015 From Dock To Dish: A New Model Connects Chefs To Local Fishermen “Nearly 100 pounds of gleaming, fresh-caught California yellowtail and white sea bass arrived at Chef Michael Cimarusti’s Los Angeles-based restaurant Providence on Wednesday...

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First Restaurant-Supported Fishery: Dock to Dish

Published: Sep. 1, 2015 Chef Michael Cimarusti Launches California’s First Restaurant-Supported Fishery Michael Cimarusti, executive chef and co-owner of L.A.’s critically acclaimed Providence, has announced that the restaurant will be the pilot eatery for...

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A Conversation about Spawning a Sustainable Future

Published: Mar. 3, 2015 Event: A Conversation about Spawning a Sustainable Future “I had the pleasure of attending a very special event at the Boston Center for Adult Education (BCAE) in beautiful Boston, MA for Fish & Men: A Feature Documentary. – Read the...

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Gloucester featured in fishing documentary in the works

Published: Feb. 11, 2015 Article: Gloucester featured in fishing documentary in the works “If all goes according to plan — and let’s face it, when it comes to the art of filmmaking, almost nothing goes according to plan — New Hampshire filmmakers Darby Duffin and Adam...

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Event: Documentary Sneak Peek and Reaction Panel

Lecture date: June 4, 2014. Filmmakers Adam Jones and Darby Duffin presented a short cut of their unfinished documentary, Fish & Men, and spoke about sustainable fishing in the U.S. and imported seafood. A reaction panel of experts discussed the film and the...

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“Greenberg’s breezy, engaging style weaves history, politics, policy, and marine biology.” — New Yorker

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Check out Paul Greenberg’s new book American Catch

"Greenberg’s breezy, engaging style weaves history, politics, policy, and marine biology." -- New Yorker In American Catch, award-winning author Paul Greenberg takes the same skills that won him acclaim in Four Fish to uncover the tragic unraveling of the nation’s...

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Community Supported Fisheries

Buy fresh fish from our boy Josh Wiersma at N.H. Community Seafood or our friends Angela Sanfilippo and Niaz Dorry at Cape Ann Fresh Catch.

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Fish and Men Synopsis

A 400 year old American tradition confronts a 21st century global demand. This is the urgent story about preserving the oceans, fish and our fishermen. For centuries, cod fed the world and built our nation. But today, the iconic American fisherman is caught in a...

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Berkshire International Film Fest
Great Barrington, Massachusetts
September 10-11, 2021

MidCoast Film Fest
Damariscotta, Maine
July 25, 2021

Southampton Arts Center
Southampton, New York
July 8, 2021

Sebastopol Documentary Film Festival
Sebastopol, California
June 10-13, 2021

International Ocean Film Festival
*Global Audience Choice Award
San Francisco, California
April 15-30, 2021

WorldFest-Houston International Film Festival
*Special Jury Remi Award
Houston, Texas
April 16-25, 2021

Julien Dubuque International Film Festival
Dubuque, Iowa
April 18-25, 2021

Annapolis Film Festival
Annapolis, Maryland
April 8-18, 2021

Pecheurs du Monde International Film Festival
Lorient, France
March 22-29, 2021

Ocean City Film Festival
Ocean City, Maryland
March 4-11, 2021

Hamptons Doc Fest
*Best Environmental Film Award
Bridgehampton, New York
December 4-13, 2020

Coast Film Festival
Laguna Beach, California
November 15-29, 2020

Coronado Island Film Festival
*Audience Award: Documentary Feature
*Jury Award: Documentary Feature
Coronado, California
November 11-15, 2020


Ojai Film Festival
Ojai, California
November 6-15, 2020

Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
November 5-22, 2020

Monadnock International Film Festival
Keene, New Hampshire
November 5-14, 2020

Saint Louis International Film Festival
St. Louis, Missouri
November 5-12, 2020

Naples International Film Festival
Naples, Florida
October 22-25, 2020

Virginia Film Festival
Charlottesville, Virginia
October 21-25, 2020

Devour! Food Film Fest
Wolfville, Canada
October 19-25, 2020

Toronto Food Film Fest
Toronto, Canada
October 16-25, 2020

Bergen International Film Festival
Bergen, Norway
October 7-18, 2020

GlobeDocs Film Festival
Boston, Massachusetts
October 1-12, 2020

Newport Beach Film Festival
Newport Beach, California
October 1-11, 2020

Lunenburg Doc Fest
Lunenburg, Canada
September 24-30, 2020

Charlotte Film Festival
*Jury Award: Best Documentary Feature
Charlotte, North Carolina
September 23-27, 2020

Breckenridge Film Festival
Breckenridge, Colorado
September 17 – October 4, 2020

Royal Starr Film Festival
Royal Oak, Michigan
September 10-20, 2020

New Haven Documentary Film Festival
New Haven, Connecticut
August 18-23, 2020

Rhode Island International Film Festival
Providence, Rhode Island
August 4-9, 2020

Woods Hole Film Festival
*Jury Award: Best Documentary Feature (runner-up)
Woods Hole, Massachusetts
July 25 – August 1, 2020

Provincetown Film Festival
Provincetown, Massachusetts
July 16-19, 2020

Julien Dubuque International Film Festival
Dubuque, Iowa
June 25 – July 13, 2020

Jersey Shore Film Festival
*Award: Best Environmental Documentary
Asbury Park, New Jersey
June 23 – August 2, 2020

Barnes Film Festival
London, United Kingdom
June 18-26, 2020

Blue Water Film Festival
*Audience Feature Award Winner
Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts
June 8 – July 3, 2020

San Luis Obispo International Film Festival
San Luis Obispo, California
March 17-22, 2020

New Hampshire Film Festival
**World Premiere
*Audience Award: Best Documentary Feature
Portsmouth, New Hampshire
October 17-20, 2019

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