Antarctica: The land of ice and snow

This documentary film explores the breathtaking beauty and unique ecosystem of Antarctica and the Antarctic Peninsula, showcasing the natural wonders of the region such as penguins, whales, and the stunning geology. The film delves into the history of Antarctica and its exploration, revealing the challenges and triumphs of those who have braved the harsh conditions of the continent. The future of Antarctica is also considered, with a focus on how climate change is impacting the region and the delicate balance of life that exists there. The Ukrainian Polar Station Vernadsky is featured prominently, providing a glimpse into the work that takes place at this remote outpost and the role it plays in scientific research and exploration. Through stunning visuals and insightful commentary, this documentary offers a captivating look at one of the world's most fascinating and important regions.

  • Mariana Ianovska
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    26 minutes 37 seconds
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    February 1, 2023
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    15,000 USD
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Director Biography - Mariana Ianovska

Landscape artist, cityscape and architecture photographer, video operator.
Traveler (travel around the world 65 countries), graphic and video designer, illustrator, art director and interface architect.
Writer and expert Photographer at Shutterstock Blog Community, a community member of National Geographic Russia, the activist on the 500px, iStock Community.
Published in Ukrainian and foreign publications and magazines.
35AWARDS contest Participant. 100 Best Photos 2016, 100 Best Photographers 2017 in the sections Landscape and city photography 2019.

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