Follow Tom Ostapchuk on his self-supported journey to kayak the 300-kilometer-long Grand River in Southern Ontario. The eight-day expedition tests his determination and stamina as he faces powerful rapids, long days of paddling, and isolation with his thoughts. Along the way, he meets passionate paddlers who share their words and wisdom to guide his journey. As Tom rediscovers his place in these lands, he reminds us of the importance of celebrating the natural wonders in our own backyard.
Director: Thomas Ostapchuk
Producer: Joel Perrella
Watch this film in the Voices 2023 Virtual Program.