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Across Arctic Ungava

Across Arctic Ungava

| 20 min

This documentary follows four scientists and their Native guides into the unmapped wilderness of the Ungava Peninsula, in northern Quebec. Crossing this territory in large canoes, they collect samples of Arctic flora and rocks, take readings of soil temperature and record the correct bearings for rivers and lakes en route. The keen excitement of opening a new chapter in Canadian exploration is evident throughout the film.

  • script
    Douglas Wilkinson
  • editing
    Douglas Wilkinson
  • cinematography
    Jean P. Michéa



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