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22 November 1977 (USA) See more »
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Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. See more »
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Cast

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Jacques-Yves Cousteau ... Himself / ... (3 episodes, 1978)
Theodore Strauss ... Narrator / ... (3 episodes, 1978)
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Series Directed by
Jacques-Yves Cousteau (1 episode, 1978)
Philippe Cousteau (1 episode, 1978)
 
Series Writing credits
Theodore Strauss (3 episodes, 1978)

Series Produced by
Hedwige Bienvenu .... associate producer (1 episode, 1978)
Jacques-Yves Cousteau .... executive producer (1 episode, 1978)
Philippe Cousteau .... executive producer (1 episode, 1978)
Andrew Solt .... producer (1 episode, 1978)

John Soh .... associate producer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Original Music by
John Scott (10 episodes, 1977-1978)
Manos Hatzidakis (2 episodes)
 
Series Cinematography by
Colin Mounier (1 episode, 1978)

Henri-Jean Alliet (unknown episodes)
 
Series Film Editing by
Hedwige Bienvenu (1 episode, 1978)

Henri Colpi (unknown episodes)
John Soh (unknown episodes)
 
Series Sound Department
Elvire Lerner .... sound mixer (1 episode, 1978)
Yves Zlotnicka .... sound (1 episode, 1978)

Tony Meyer .... sound editor (unknown episodes)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Raymond Coll .... underwater camera operator (unknown episodes)
Jean-Paul Cornu .... additional photographer (unknown episodes)
Philippe Cousteau .... underwater camera operator (unknown episodes)
Bernard Delemotte .... underwater camera operator (unknown episodes)
Albert Falco .... underwater camera operator (unknown episodes)
Jacques Renoir .... additional photographer (unknown episodes)
 
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Mary Nelson-Duerrstein .... negative cutter (unknown episodes)
 

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Referenced in Project Grizzly (1996)See more »

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7 out of 7 people found the following review useful.
Our Future Depends On Our Attitude Towards the Source Of All Life., 24 July 2006
Author: soflwrs from Brighton, East Sussex, England, G.B.

Revisiting the entire Cousteau Odyssey series - some several hours of viewing a quarter of a century on - has been a magnificent experience. The programmes continue to inform, surprise and provoke.

I heartily recommend the new 2006 three-disc d.v.d. re-issue.

I'm unable to imagine how any serious-minded person - one holding genuine love, interest and concern towards the world - could possibly be left unmoved by Cousteau's Odyssey, or find it a disappointment. It is a true adventure of the natural world, covering within itself a huge range of geographical and historical subjects on a global scale. Any real disappointment must surely come from an awareness of man's collective failure to have taken greater heed of the kind of message highlighted by Cousteau - all those years ago - in his life's work.

S. O. F.

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