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To preserve these seeds is to preserve the traditions of the Lepcha community.In Sikkim's Gnon-Sangdong village, Chewang Lepcha has been preserving indigenous seeds since 2001. Why did he start this journey and where has it taken him now? Find out in this film.

This film is a part of Stories from the Ground: Northeast, a new film series by The Habitats Trust and Dusty Foot Productions. The series travels through the north-eastern states collecting 50 shorts shot by local filmmakers to bring stories rooted in the culture, traditions, and biodiversity of the region.

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  • Director
    Seela Lepcha (Abigail)
  • Screenwriter
    Seela Lepcha (Abigail) Sunil Gurung
  • Producer
    The Habitats Trust
  • Executive Producer
    Rita Banerji Imrana Khan Roshni Nadar Malhotra Rushikesh Chavan
  • Co-Producer
    Dusty Foot Production
  • Cinematographer
    Seela Lepcha (Abigail) Sunil Gurung Dawa Sangpo Bhutia
  • Editor
    Seela Lepcha (Abigail) Sunil Gurung
  • Animator
    Tallo Anthony Ashutosh Guru
  • Production Design
    Chuzang Lepcha
  • Sound Design
    Seela Lepcha (Abigail) Sunil Gurung
  • Music
    Kingchum Lepcha Ongyal Lepcha