• Letters of Fire

    7 days ago - By Nowness

    Letters of Fire Director Glen Milner headed south to retrace the icy steps of Antarctic explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton-which the imperial traveller had first made during his 1914-1917 Trans-Antarctic Expedition. This original journey saw the historic Anglo-Irish pioneer traverse the harsh beauty of a deeply hostile, snow-bound terrain. An unforgiving landscape emerges against the voice of British-born West, who reanimates the words of Shackleton-one of the world's most distinguished explorers. Milner's film brings us face-to-face with a landscape of freezing waves, decaying ships, and...
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