TRACKING THE GIANT SQUIDONE-OFF
- DIRECTOR : Jérôme Julienne / Frédéric Lossignol
- PRODUCER : Gedeon Programmes / NHK
- DATE : 2005
- FORMAT : One off
- DURATION : 1x26'
- AWARD : Scientific Research Prize, Festival du Film maritime et d’exploration, Toulon 2007
September 28, 2005, a world premiere : a team of Japanese scientists led by Dr Tsunemi Kobodera has successfully photographed the most mysterious of all marine animals : the architeutix Dux, in its natural habitat. It is the largest of all giant squid, reaching up to 18 meters. This film retraces an exceptional scientific adventure…crowned by success, led by scientists impassioned enough to believe the impossible.