Chasing Ice | TIFF

Chasing Ice

Chasing Ice (U.S.A.)

Directed by:
Jeff Orlowski
Cast:
James Balog, Svavar Jonatansson, Adam LeWinter, Louie Psihoyos
Duration:
12h:00m
TIFF edition:
2013
Synopsis:

Acclaimed environmental photographer James Balog was once a skeptic about climate change. But through his Extreme Ice Survey, he discovers undeniable evidence of our changing planet. In Chasing Ice, Balog deploys revolutionary time-lapse cameras to capture a multi-year record of the world's changing glaciers. His hauntingly beautiful videos compress years into second and capture ancient mountains of ice in motion as they disappear at a breathtaking rate. 

Festivals
Sundance 2012, SXSW 2012, Hot Docs 2012

Awards
Excellence in Cinematography Award - Sundance 2012, People's Choice Award - Hot Docs 2012
 

 

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