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The Crossing of the Antarctic


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Sir Vivian Fuchs, leader of the Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition describes The Crossing of the Antarctic and shows film taken during the epic and historic journey from Shackleton to Scott Base, a distance of over 2,000 miles.
Other members of the expedition who describe their experiences include:
Ken Blaiklock, Gordon Haslop, Hannes La Grange, John Lewis, Hal Lister, George Lowe, George Marsh, David Pratt, Geoffrey Pratt, Allan Rogers, Jon Stephenson, David Stratton.
(Previously televised on May 18)


Presenter: Sir Vivian Fuchs
Interviewee: Ken Blaiklock
Interviewee: Gordon Haslop
Interviewee: Hannes La Grange
Interviewee: John Lewis
Interviewee: Hal Lister
Interviewee: George Lowe
Interviewee: George Marsh
Interviewee: David Pratt
Interviewee: Geoffrey Pratt
Interviewee: Allan Rogers
Interviewee: Jon Stephenson
Interviewee: David Stratton
Chief cameraman of the Expedition: George Lowe
Film editor: Larry Toft
Designer: Tony Abbott
Producer: David Attenborough

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The Crossing of the Antarctic

BBC Television, 4 June 1958 17.00

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