The Last Continent

The Last Continent

DVD - 2011
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Publisher: Toronto : Entertainment One, [2011]
Copyright Date: ℗2011
ISBN: 9781417234783
1417234784
Branch Call Number: DVD 919.8 Las
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (106 min.) : digital, sound, color ; 12 cm
Language Note: In English with French subtitles.
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.

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RushDrake
Apr 18, 2014

A very real adventure in the footsteps of Shackleton. Completely isolated from outside help, the ships crew winters over in Antarctica expecting a protective freeze that does not come. Moored in a small rockbound inlet of a bay, they are caught by a sudden storm. Real footage of the anxiety on board as they have to literally cut mooring lines before they go onto the rocks. Lots of wonderful footage of ice and wildlife. I liked the little bits of humanity shown as they attempt to keep their sanity in close quarters onboard during the endless hours of darkness and cold.

aaa5756 Feb 02, 2014

A very well done documentary. This movie was interesting, informative, and worse seeing!! I recommend this movie for all to see. Well worth the price of admission to any theater.

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aaa5756 Feb 02, 2014

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness, only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.” ― Martin Luther King, Jr

aaa5756 Feb 02, 2014

“The truth is incontrovertible. Malice may attack it, ignorance may deride it, but in the end, there it is.” -Winston Churchill

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