Links to movies on ice, snow, penguins, research...
Set in the vast snow kingdom at the top of the world, Arctic Tale is a real life adventure from the people who brought you March Of The Penguins. Join narrator Queen Latifah as she follows two very different arctic creatures, Nanu, the polar bear cub and Seela, the walrus pup, through exciting and harrowing struggles for survival. Armed only with their natural instincts and mothers’ guidance, these inspiring animals face countless trials and challenges in a beautiful icebound world that is rapidly melting beneath them.
Directors: Adam Ravetch & Sarah Robertson
Runtime: 96 minutes
Release Date: 31 October 2007 (Germany)
South - Sir Ernest Shackletons Glorious Epic Of The Antarctic
Sir Ernest Shackleton´s heroic attempt to cross the Antarctic in 1914-16 which turned into a struggle for survival for a small group of men. This important episode in the history of exploration was filmed by Frank Hurley, and was restored using a wide range of materials, with tinting and toning applied to match the original prints.
Director: Frank Hurley
Runtime: 80 minutes
The Prize of the Pole
He went on an expedition into his ancestor´s history, which took him from Greenland, to America. An amazing past unfolds which changes his view of himself and his ancestors forever...
Director: Staffan Julén
Runtime: 79 minutes
Language: kalaallisut./ engl.