Chasing Ice documentary

By : Lesley Castillo

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eIZTMVNBjc4
Thesis

Thesis

The documentary Chasing Ice demonstrates how photographer James Balog headed to the Arctic to capture the Earth's changing climate with images. James mission is to prove that global warning is actually happening with images of his own.

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Purpose

The purpose of this documentary is to inform people about the changes in the climate of mountains of ice in the Arctic and how they disappear in a quick amount of time. The images taken by James will accomplish the idea of the global warning with prove.With a year taking images he records the drastic changes so that he can get the word out of the changes in the world.

Achieving the Purpose

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Conclusion

In conclusion,the author's purpose for this documentary was to explain to the world the issues involving global warning.The photos that James took over a period of a year capture what global warning looks like and that it is true with the images that prove. James really captures the whole idea of the situation because many people don't take in consideration how big of a deal it is.