06th - 11th October 2016

The Mysteries of Clipperton

Thursday 13th October 2005 from 19h45 to 22h00
Salle 2 / Grand Amphithéâtre

Directed by
Luc Marescot, Brigitte Delahaie, Didier Touchette, Pascal Plisson
Produced by
Gédéon programmes

Documentary, France, 2006, 90 min

A ring of coral lost in the Pacific. The most isolated atoll on earth. Clipperton, tiny French territory off the coast of Mexico, remains a scientific mystery. How did life manage to take root here? Which species have developed ? Doctor Jean-Louis Etienne fulfils a lifelong dream by organizing a large scientific expedition to solve the mysteries of Clipperton.