Season 5

INDIE ALASKA is an original video series produced by Alaska Public Media in partnership with PBS Digital Studios. The videos capture the diverse, adventurous and colorful lifestyles of everyday Alaskans at work and at play. Together, each mini documentary episode presents a fresh and authentic look at living in Alaska.

Video thumbnail: Indie Alaska I Am A Winter Cyclist | INDIE ALASKA

Indie Alaska

I Am A Winter Cyclist | INDIE ALASKA

Winter weather doesn't stop Ellie Mitchell from hitting the road on her fat bike.

I Am A Winter Cyclist | INDIE ALASKA

Video thumbnail: Indie Alaska I Am An Ice Fisherman | INDIE ALASKA

Indie Alaska

I Am An Ice Fisherman | INDIE ALASKA

Elmer Brown knows that it takes patience to catch fish in Kotzebue Sound.

I Am An Ice Fisherman | INDIE ALASKA

Video thumbnail: Indie Alaska I Am An Iditarod Musher | INDIE ALASKA

Indie Alaska

I Am An Iditarod Musher | INDIE ALASKA

Iditarod racer DeeDee Jonrowe shares her experience of life on the Iditarod Trail.

I Am An Iditarod Musher | INDIE ALASKA

Video thumbnail: Indie Alaska I Run a Custom Knife Shop | INDIE ALASKA

Indie Alaska

I Run a Custom Knife Shop | INDIE ALASKA

For Virgil and Dawn Campbell, making and selling knives is a way of life.

I Run a Custom Knife Shop | INDIE ALASKA

Video thumbnail: Indie Alaska I Am An Ice Sculptor | INDIE ALASKA

Indie Alaska

I Am An Ice Sculptor | INDIE ALASKA

The long Alaskan winters, has become the muse for Anchorage artist Speareo Stephens.

I Am An Ice Sculptor | INDIE ALASKA

Video thumbnail: Indie Alaska We Are A Puppetry Troupe | INDIE ALASKA

Indie Alaska

We Are A Puppetry Troupe | INDIE ALASKA

Geppetto's Junkyard is a group of 20 amateur puppeteers living in Haines, Alaska.

We Are A Puppetry Troupe | INDIE ALASKA

Video thumbnail: Indie Alaska I Am The Town Obituary Writer | INDIE ALASKA

Indie Alaska

I Am The Town Obituary Writer | INDIE ALASKA

Heather Lende is most passionate about is writing the obituary for her local paper.

I Am The Town Obituary Writer | INDIE ALASKA

Video thumbnail: Indie Alaska I Am A Distiller | INDIE ALASKA

Indie Alaska

I Am A Distiller | INDIE ALASKA

Sean Copeland and Heather Shade created Port Chilkoot Distillery in Haines, Alaska.

I Am A Distiller | INDIE ALASKA

Video thumbnail: Indie Alaska We are a Pop-Up Restaurant | INDIE ALASKA

Indie Alaska

We are a Pop-Up Restaurant | INDIE ALASKA

Nathan Dolphin-Chavie returned to his hometown to bring a new culinary experience

We are a Pop-Up Restaurant | INDIE ALASKA

Video thumbnail: Indie Alaska I am an Alaska Native Dancer | INDIE ALASKA

Indie Alaska

I am an Alaska Native Dancer | INDIE ALASKA

Haliehana Stepetin is a master Alaska Native dancer born in Akutan, AK.

I am an Alaska Native Dancer | INDIE ALASKA

Video thumbnail: Indie Alaska We Are Glacier People | INDIE ALASKA

Indie Alaska

We Are Glacier People | INDIE ALASKA

Alaska has thousands of glaciers, but Matanuska Glacier is probably the most user-friendly

We Are Glacier People | INDIE ALASKA

Video thumbnail: Indie Alaska I Am A Fly Fisher | INDIE ALASKA

Indie Alaska

I Am A Fly Fisher | INDIE ALASKA

After surviving cancer, Pudge Kleinkauf decided to spend her life fly fishing.

I Am A Fly Fisher | INDIE ALASKA

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