The nets that are stretched, the sun still hidden behind the clouds, the corner with holy cards and madonnas. Every morning throughout the summer the area of the Strait of Messina is filled with the typical swords.
“We were born in the sea, but swordfish fishing is something unique”: one stroke, the rope that is stretched, the sword that opens and closes and the fishing that becomes income, becomes food, becomes wealth for all families and for a tradition that is being lost.
“It is a tradition that is being lost, we were ten boats and now we are two, it takes sacrifice”.