Friday, 4:45 p.m. – Studio 43

Danse avec les poissons – L’île aux baleines

A film by Boris Raim and Christian Pétron. Production: ZDF/Arte, Sound & Vision. Germany – 43’ – 2010 – vf.

For the last couple of years, marine mammals have been scarce in French Polynesia. Scientists are concerned about the climate change is one of the reasons why these animals might have migrated. The freediver Frédéric Buyle is going to dive 50 meters deep hoping to meet a humpback whale. Although this specie isn’t endangered anymore, it is more and more difficult to locate.