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Antarctica: Ice & Sky

Antarctica: Ice & Sky
Documentary, Biography | 2017
NR. 1hr 29min CAST: Claude Lorius, Michel Papineschi, Jacques-Yves Cousteau DIRECTOR: Luc Jacquet TUESDAY FILM SERIES

From Oscar (R)-winning director Luc Jacquet (March of the Penguins) comes a stirring portrait of French glaciologist Claude Lorius whose groundbreaking research in Antarctica gave us the first clear evidence of man-made global climate change. Through remarkable archival footage and stunning drone cinematography, Antarctica: Ice and Sky is an epic tale where science and adventure meet, equal parts contemplative memoir and an ardent call to action.


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A deeply personal memoir from the scientist with a 'wild empathy for the planet' who locked down the human responsibility for global warming.
MaryAnn Johanson, Flick Filosopher
These scientists whom we see throughout the film are not in it for fame or glory or money. Their research comes at great personal risk to life and limb.
Mark Dujsik, RogerEbert.com
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