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The Search for Life in Space
::: Shackleton’s Antarctic adventure

Directed by George Butler and narrated by Kevin Spacey, Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure is a giant-screen IMAX film that documents the extraordinary true story of polar explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton's now-legendary 1914-1916 British Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition.

In 1914, Shackleton and his crew set out to walk across the whole of Antarctica. While the South Pole had already been discovered, people had yet to make the cross-continent trek on foot. While never accomplishing its goal of the first crossing of the Antarctic continent, this expedition has become a larger-than-life testament to heroism and human endurance. Their ship, the Endurance, became trapped in the ice-flow of the Weddell Sea where his team of 28 men fought for nearly two years to survive in the frigid Antarctic. Their ship was caught in pack ice and eventually crushed….

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