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Ice and the Sky

Ice and the Sky
  • 2015
  • France
  • 89 min
  • U
  • Directed by: Luc Jacquet
  • Written by: Luc Jacquet
  • Cast: Claude Lorius, Michel Papineschi, Jacques-Yves Cousteau
  • UK release: 11 December 2015

Director Jacquet (March of the Penguins) returns to icy climes for this documentary about glaciologist Claude Lorius and the painstaking research he has done about climate change. Beautiful cinematography in the service of a concise, alarming and all-too-urgent summary of the state of our environment.

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Ice and the Sky

7 Dec 20154 stars

Glaciologist Claude Lorius is the subject of this doc from Oscar-winner Luc Jacquet

Over the past 20 years there’s been no shortage of films that have reminded us of the imminent dangers of climate change. From clunky efforts like Waterworld and The Day After Tomorrow to the more recent metaphor-laden Snowpiercer, filmmakers have…

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