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Sixth Festival "Vertical"

The ice of july

Category: Adventure films
Year: 2002
Time: 37 min
Country: Russia, Ivanovo
Author: Oleg Volinkin
Camera-man: Oleg Volinkin
Director: Svetlana Oleksenko

Subject: Film describes the trip on the catamarans from lake Taymir along the shore of Karskoe Sea to cape Mogilniy – the burial place of the participants of the geographical expedition to the Arctic Ocean in 1910-1915. The team faced insuperable ice and was forced to set on the cape Oskar of the peninsula Taimir. Almost a century ago the tragic events of the arctic wintering of ice-boats “Taimir” and “Vaigach” took place here.


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The ice of july