SUNDAY MARCH OF THE PENGUINS
8.30PM, ABC2 A remarkable Oscar-winning documentary about the harrowing breeding cycle of Antarctica’s emperor penguins, which have developed an ingenious set of survival instincts to go on living in their inhospitable environment. The intimate yet unobtrusive footage of the birds’ nine-month ordeal builds into a moving monument to the sheer preciousness of a life. A magically meditative and totally unforgettable movie experience. Narrated by Morgan Freeman.
Up close and personal: MarchofthePenguins offers an intimate look at emperor penguins in Antarctica.