Cover image for The blue planet. Open ocean ; The deep seas of life
Title:
The blue planet. Open ocean ; The deep seas of life
Author:
Fothergill, Alastair.
Publication Information:
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2002]

©2002
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (approximately 98 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
Open ocean - "In the immense space of the open ocean the sea bed is a staggering five miles below the suface and the nearest island is over 300 miles away. Yet here live many of the mosr spectacular predators in the ocean. Marvel as you experience ruthless and beautiful battles between hunter and prey." The Deep - "A place of mountain ranges, perpetual night, pressure extremes and cold ... and the weirdest life forms on our planet. Dive to the depths of the ocean, an eerie world where predators with teeth so large they can't even close their mouths, chase bioluminescent creatures of the deep. Discover the spectacular smoking chimneys of the hydrothermal vents."
General Note:
Widescreen version.

Originally produced as a television mini-series in 2002.

Special features: Behind the scenes featurettes. Interview with "The deep" researcher Penny Allen. Photo gallery. Fact files.
Language:
English
Contents:
Open ocean -- The deep.
Reading Level:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Added Uniform Title:
Blue planet (Television program)
ISBN:
9780790766058
UPC:
794051161529
Format :
DVD

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The BBC spent five years and $10 million to produce this landmark exploration of a world we know less about than the moon. Featuring amazing new discoveries and photographic breakthroughs.