Erebus: Into The Unknown

Synopsis

This award winning documentary tells the story of four New Zealand police officers who went to Antarctica as part of the police operation to recover the victims of a jet crash

On 28 November 1979, an Air New Zealand jet with 257 passengers went missing during a sightseeing tour over Antarctica. Within hours, 11 ordinary police officers were called to duty to face the formidable Mount Erebus. As the police recovered the victims, an investigation team tried to uncover the mystery of how a jet could fly into a mountain in broad daylight. Did the airline have a secret it wanted to bury?

For the first time, an Air New Zealand senior staff member provides the inside story of the airline that was accused of one of the largest corporate cover-ups in New Zealand’s history. Set in the beautiful yet hostile environment of Antarctica, this is the emotional and compelling true story of an extraordinary police operation.

DVD Release: January 9, 2015 | | Runtime: 68

Cast:

Niamh Peren

Paul Hallett

Crew:

Charlotte Purdy

Carmen J. Leonard

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