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Exposure

  Holly Morris

  United States     89 minutes

Synopsis

As the polar ice caps melt, travel to the Arctic has become increasingly treacherous. Even so, in the face of precarious ice floes and punishing frostbite, an expedition of 11 women from across Arab and Western countries join together with the audacious goal of reaching the North Pole before it becomes impossible to do so. Chicago native Holly Morris (The Babushkas of Chernobyl) treks along with this daring and eclectic group of fearless explorers as they navigate an unforgiving landscape—and their own cultural differences—in this heartening story of adventure and global unity.

 English 

Screenings & Events

In-Theater Screening

Sat, Oct 16 @ 5:00pm CDT

at AMC River East, Screen 9

Special Guests*: Holly Morris (director)
*Subject to change

Virtual Screening

Available to stream Oct 17 @ 12:00pm CDT to Oct 24 @ 11:59pm CDT in the following states: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, and Wisconsin

Media

Film Credits

  •   Holly Morris, Eleanor Wilson, Michael Kovnat, Jill Mazursky
  •   Holly Morris
  •   Penelope Falk
  •   Kathryn Barrows and Ingeborg Jakobsen
  •   "Felicity Aston, Veteran Polar Explorer and Expedition Team Leader, Misba Khan (Manchester, U.K.), Asma Al Thani (Qatar), Susan Gallon (France), Mariam Hamidaddin (Saudi Arabia) , Anisa Al Raissi (Oman)
  •   Alex Weston
  •   PowderKeg Studios
  •   https://exposure-film.com

Sponsors

Green Screen Program Sponsor

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Documentary Sponsor

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Documentary Patron

Cynthia Stone Raskin

Film Sponsor

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