Last Continent, The

Details
Genre:
Documentary
Run Times:
105 min
Language:
French
Cast:
Jean Lemire
Director:
Jean Lemire
Writer:
Jean Lemire, Caroline Underwood
Plot Summary

Biologist and filmmaker Jean Lemire, accompanied aboard the schooner Sedna IV by a handpicked team of scientists and filmmakers, dared to experience climate change and its consequences within Antarctica’s icy grip. Narrated by Donald Sutherland, the film alternates between captivating images of deep serenity and spine-tingling sequences in which the ship’s crew finds itself, time and again, on the edge of catastrophe.

Festivals and Awards

Rekyjavik IFF, Iceland, September 2008
GZ Doc, China, December 2008
Fajr Fest, Iran, February 2009
Sheffield Adventure Film Festival, UK, February 2009