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A Journey That Wasn't (2006)

Based upon Pierre Huyghe's search for albino penguins in the Antarctic as well as a musical about his adventures, which was held in 2005 in New York's Central Park.

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Pierre Huyghe

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An expedition leaves Ushuaia for the Antarctic circle. Pierre Huyghe, along with six other artists, is brought aboard Jean-Louis Etienne's boat in search of an uncharted island inhabited by a strange creature. Imprisoned by ice floats, they come across an albino penguin that they capture with their recording station. Six months later, on the Wollman Ice Rink in New York's Central Park -- another sea of ice -- Joshua Cody conducts his orchestral score inspired by the expedition's topographical records. Written by James Baiye

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Country:

USA

Language:

French

Release Date:

2 March 2006 (USA) See more »

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Budget:

$1,000,000 (estimated)
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Anna Sanders Films See more »
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