30 hand picked films. A new one every day
The story of the 1914-1916 Antarctic exploration mission of Sir Ernest Shackleton. The ship sails south, breaking the ice, and ultimately getting trapped by the fast-changing weather.
feels like a privilege being able to watch a journey like this, almost 100 years ago. and penguins!
-Between a pint of humanity and us there're some 600 miles of the harshest weather. You think we'll starve or freeze to death?
-Himm, who knows? Btw, let me film these birds...
Perhaps the earliest notable feature-film documentary. It certainly makes for an interesting viewing and even succeeds at squeezing in a Chaplin joke.
I absolutely love this film. It's the perfect film to drift into sleep to.