Release Date: January 1st, 2014
Not Yet Rated|1 hr. 35 min.
The life and work of oceanographer, marine biologist, and environmentalist Sylvia Earle.
While the science behind Earle’s conservation project is fascinating, it’s her natural charisma and infectious enthusiasm that are most compelling onscreen. show more
It helps that Earle and her oceanographer colleague at the Smithsonian Institute, Jeremy Jackson, are both scientists with unusual abilities to speak not just in understandable terms but also in eloquent ones. And it helps, too, that the music, images, storytelling, and editing are all so tight, and so enjoyable. show more
Though Mission Blue gets its title from Earle's nonprofit organization, the film rarely comes across as propaganda. show more