Sherren: Why the sealing disaster saga captivates us

Watch Reg Sherren's documentary on The National on the Newfoundland sealing disaster, which happened 100 years ago this week.
One hundred years ago a vicious spring storm left 78 sealers dead. Reg Sherren explains why their story endures. 14:02

Watch Reg Sherren's documentary on The National on the Newfoundland sealing disaster, which happened 100 years ago this week. The documentary was broadcast on Monday night.