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Frozen Planet, 1, To The Ends of the Earth
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produced by Vanessa Berlowitz, fl. 1996, British Broadcasting Corporation, Discovery Channel, Antena 3 Television, ZDF Television, Skai Group and Open University, in Frozen Planet, 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2006), 48 mins

In the ends of the earth, Frozen Planet takes viewers on an extraordinary journey across the polar regions of our planet, North and South. The Arctic and Antarctic are the greatest and least known wildernesses of all – magical ice worlds inhabited by the most bizarre and hardy creatures on earth.

Our journey begin...

produced by Vanessa Berlowitz, fl. 1996, British Broadcasting Corporation, Discovery Channel, Antena 3 Television, ZDF Television, Skai Group and Open University, in Frozen Planet, 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2006), 48 mins
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Frozen Planet, 2, Spring
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produced by Mark Linfield, fl. 2001, British Broadcasting Corporation, Discovery Channel, Antena 3 Television, ZDF Television, Skai Group and Open University, in Frozen Planet, 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 48 mins

Spring in the polar regions and the sun appears after an absence of five months; warmth and life return to these magical ice worlds - the greatest seasonal transformation on our planet is underway.

Male adelie penguins arrive in Antarctica to build their nests - it takes a good property to attract the best mates a...

produced by Mark Linfield, fl. 2001, British Broadcasting Corporation, Discovery Channel, Antena 3 Television, ZDF Television, Skai Group and Open University, in Frozen Planet, 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 48 mins
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Frozen Planet, 3, Summer
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produced by Miles Barton, fl. 1993, British Broadcasting Corporation, Discovery Channel, Antena 3 Television, ZDF Television, Skai Group and Open University, in Frozen Planet, 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 48 mins

It’s high summer in the polar regions and the sun never sets. Vast hordes of summer visitors cram a lifetime of drama into one long, magical day. They must feed, fight and rear their young in this brief window of plenty.

Summer is a tough time for the polar bear family as their ice world melts away and the cubs ta...

produced by Miles Barton, fl. 1993, British Broadcasting Corporation, Discovery Channel, Antena 3 Television, ZDF Television, Skai Group and Open University, in Frozen Planet, 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 48 mins
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Frozen Planet, 4, Autumn
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produced by Miles Barton, fl. 1993, British Broadcasting Corporation, Discovery Channel, Antena 3 Television, ZDF Television, Skai Group and Open University, in Frozen Planet, 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 48 mins

For the animals in the polar regions, autumn means dramatic battles and epic journeys. Time is running out - the Arctic Ocean is freezing over and the sea ice is advancing at 2.5 miles per day around Antarctica.

Polar bears gather in large numbers on the Arctic coast as they wait for the return of the ice. Soon, t...

produced by Miles Barton, fl. 1993, British Broadcasting Corporation, Discovery Channel, Antena 3 Television, ZDF Television, Skai Group and Open University, in Frozen Planet, 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 48 mins
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Frozen Planet, 5, Winter
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produced by Kathryn Jeffs, fl. 2002, British Broadcasting Corporation, Discovery Channel, Antena 3 Television, ZDF Television, Skai Group and Open University, in Frozen Planet, 5 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 48 mins

There is no greater test for life than winter, as temperatures plummet to 70 below and winds reach 200kph. Darkness and ice extend across the polar regions and only a few remarkable survivors gamble on remaining.

We join a female polar bear trekking into the Arctic mountains to give birth as the first blizzards ar...

produced by Kathryn Jeffs, fl. 2002, British Broadcasting Corporation, Discovery Channel, Antena 3 Television, ZDF Television, Skai Group and Open University, in Frozen Planet, 5 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 48 mins
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Frozen Planet, 6, The Last Frontier
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produced by Dan Rees, fl. 1995-2015, British Broadcasting Corporation, Discovery Channel, Antena 3 Television, ZDF Television, Skai Group and Open University, in Frozen Planet, 6 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 47 mins

In the last frontier we reveal the extraordinary riches and wonders of the polar regions that have kept people coming here for thousands of years. Today their survival relies on a combination of ancient wisdom and cutting edge science.

Most Arctic people live in Siberia, either in cities like Norilsk – the colde...

produced by Dan Rees, fl. 1995-2015, British Broadcasting Corporation, Discovery Channel, Antena 3 Television, ZDF Television, Skai Group and Open University, in Frozen Planet, 6 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 47 mins
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