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Oceania, Pacific Land

Series : The continents' waltz

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  00:52:00  2012  Color  Sound

Since its formation, the Earth has been under the influence of incredibly powerful forces. The continents history is inscribed in a sort of “tectonic waltz”, which reshapes permanently the face of our planet. This film, which is a part of a series on the continental drift, presents the geological origins of Oceania.

Audiovisual processReal shots. Use of maps, photographs, computer graphics and computer images.
Voice over and interviews (live sound). Original score (Sylvain Moreau).
PersonnalitiesWILDE Simon(Dép. Géologie appliquée, Curtin Univ., Perth, Australie); VAN KRANENDONK Martin(Centre australien d'astrobiologie, New South Wales Univ., Kensington, Australie); GEHLING James G.(Collection Paléontologie, South Australian Museum, Adélaïde, Australie); DROSER Mary(Dép. Sciences de la Terre, Univ. Californie, Riverside, Etats-Unis); MUSSER Ann(Collection Paléontologie, Australian Museum, Sydney, Australie); CAMPBELL Hamish(GNS Science, Avalon, Nouvelle-Zélande); BANI Philipson(Lab. Magmas et volcans, UMR IRD, CNRS, Univ. Clermont-Ferrand 2, Univ. Jean Monnet St-Etienne, Clermont-Ferrand); REY Philippe
Date of broadcasting06/06/2012 (Arte)
Rediffusions2012/06/13 (Arte)  
NotesIRD : Institut de Recherche pour le Développement.
Technical Sheet
Item No.2971
PublicLarge audience
Original SupportDigital Beta 16:9
Delivery supportDV Cam