Alfred P. Sloan Women in STEM Film Screening
There will be a panel immediately following the screening.
What happens when a mirthful Muslim chaplain, a shy French biologist, a defiant Qatari princess and 8 other women from the Arab World and the West attempt to ski across the melting Arctic sea ice all the way to the North Pole? EXPOSURE captures these ten novice women explorers from the Arab World and the West, Led by veteran polar explorer Felicity Aston, who embark on a physically and emotionally demanding journey toward true north – against all odds and polar advice. Director Holly Morris and her crew follow the team as they navigate everything from frostbite and polar bear threats, to sexism and self-doubt in an intimate story of resilience, survival and global citizenry – in what may be the last-ever over ice expedition to the North Pole.