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A documentary of an expedition to Churchill, Manitoba to film the Northern Lights.

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A documentary of an expedition to Churchill, Manitoba to film the Northern Lights.

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Himself - Cinematography and Direction: You've probably heard that the Inuit have seventeen words for snow and ice, but in truth it is much closer to one hundred and seventy. Uguruguzak: grease ice, the earliest stage of freezing causes wind ripples to disappear from patches of the water surface. Maullik: slush ice or ice rind, heavy development of grease ice almost to the point of nilas. Pogazak: slush or mush ice formed by grinding along the edges of ice pans, floes or cracks. Mogozak: solidly frozen ice sometimes refered to as ...
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Fascinating documentary
1 May 2000 | by (Toronto, ON, Canada) – See all my reviews

Definitely a must-see if you're interested in the Aurora Borealis phenomenon and enjoy unique documentaries. This film contains an interesting blend of quirky comedy, extraordinary cinematography and, of course, fascinating images of the northern lights. Peter Mettler and his crew examine northern culture and film the lights in Churchill, Manitoba, Canada while braving -30 degree temperatures!


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