Taiwan: Island of Fish The Big Catch I

National Geographic Channel - 2015.12.21(Mon) 05:05PM Schedule
 
37 fishermen from 6 nations, at sea for two years.Their only goal: every thirty days to return to port with a catch of 900 tonnes of skipjack and yellow fin tuna.Their vessel, the Win Far 606, is an aging purse seinerregistered in Taiwan, and they spend as much time trying to keep their ship functioning as tracking and catching the fish.Their voyage takes them as far as the islands of the Central Pacific, 5000 miles from home.Its a hard life, toughestof all isleaving their families behind.Every day brings a new battle for this tough, brave crew.