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The Epic Journey

A Frozen Planet Christmas special that brings together the very best highlights of the series, taking viewers on a spectacular journey through the entire polar year.

This Frozen Planet special brings together the very best highlights of the series, taking viewers on a spectacular journey through the entire polar year - from the depths of winter to the melting world of the polar summer.

In the south, spring starts with the comical stone-stealing adelie penguin males. In summer the females return and the parents struggle to raise their chicks before the big freeze of autumn.

In the north, tiny polar bear cubs begin their lives under the snow, while the male faces the harshest winter on Earth. Will all three cubs survive as the ice melts beneath their feet?

These stories, together with unforgettable moments from Frozen Planet's other characters, play out against breathtaking polar scenery in this one-hour special.

59 minutes

Last on

Mon 31 Dec 2018 20:00

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Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter David Attenborough
Presenter David Attenborough
Composer George Fenton
Composer George Fenton
Series Producer Vanessa Berlowitz
Series Producer Vanessa Berlowitz
Executive Producer Alastair Fothergill
Executive Producer Alastair Fothergill

Broadcasts

  • Wed 28 Dec 2011 19:00
  • Sun 8 Apr 2012 18:00
  • Sat 8 Dec 2012 20:00
  • New Year's Day 2013 12:45
  • Sat 4 Jan 2014 17:10
  • Mon 31 Dec 2018 20:00

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