A short documentary centred around Will Steger, the legendary polar explorer, as he inspires a community by preserving the forgotten craft of ice harvesting
In a nostalgic celebration of this winter craft, the film is a portrayal of human innovation and interconnection that embodies one man’s attempt to move society forward, without leaving the past behind.
Winner Best Documentary Short – Minneapolis St Paul International Film Festival 2021
Winner Best Documentary Short – Portland Film Festival 2020
Winner Best Editing – South Australian Screen Awards 2020
Winner Open Category – Australian Editors Guild “Ellie Awards” 2020
Vimeo Staff Pick
Will Steger, Randy Wahlstrom, Melanie Waite-Altringer, Joshua Fischer, Peter Wahlstrom, Mike Berthiaume, Mike DeBoer, Jake Potts, Bobby Steger, Joshua Paul, John Ratzloff, Ed Joice
Financed by Mercury CX (previously Media Resource Centre) through the ongoing support of the South Australian Film Corporation.
A Gravity Films & Six Months of Winter Production
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