2013 | USA | Documentary

Invisible Ocean: Plankton and Plastic

  • English 9 mins
  • Director | Emily V. Driscoll

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During a Tara Oceans expedition to study the health of the oceans, NYC sci-artist Mara Haseltine finds an unsettling presence in samples of plankton she collected. The discovery inspires her to create a sculpture revealing an ongoing invisible battle beneath the water's surface, showing that the microscopic Ocean world affects all life on Earth.

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