Hudson 70

Canada, 1972

Film
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The circumnavigation of the continents of North and South America, for long a navigator’s dream, was accomplished in 1970 by the Canadian Scientific Ship “Hudson” as part of Canada’s commitment to the International Oceanographic Decade, a project of UNESCO. Here is the ship’s log, detailing the many kinds of research in which the “Hudson” engaged. The last phase of the 47,000 mile voyage documented, for the first time, scientific investigations of the polar seas above Canada.

Credits

production company

Crawley Films

ONF | NFB

Duration

00:27:02:00

Production places
Canada
Production dates
1972

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

013375

Language

English

Subject categories

Animals & Wildlife → Marine biology

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Arctic Ocean

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Arctic regions - Discovery and exploration

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Canada - Exploring expeditions

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Arctic Ocean

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Arctic regions - Research

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Oceanography

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Canada

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

History → Canada - History

History → History

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Marine biology

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Oceanography

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Scientific expeditions

Places → Arctic Ocean

Short films

Short films → Short films - Canada

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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