Jessica Sherry has been working in the documentary industry for over ten years with networks including National Geographic, Discovery Channel, PBS, Sundance Channel and MSNBC and she has shot in many of the most remote corners of the world. Jessica is making her directorial debut with Waiting for John.
This film is absolutely gorgeous and we highly recommend you check the website for PBS listings in your area. It should also be up on Amazon Prime soon!
Further Material on John Frum
You can read more about the John Frum movement is this Smithsonian article: In John They Trust.
We've also included the 1960 David Attenborough documentary about cargo cults and John Frum below.
The People of Paradise - A Journey through the South Seas 2: Cargo Cult (1960)
Cargo Man by My Mate George
This week we ended the episode by playing the intro to the song Cargo Man by My Mate George. Thanks, My Mate George!