The expedition ends in South Africa
After four weeks at sea the research vessel Meteor reached the port of Cape Town, South Africa. On board, author and director Jens-Erwin Siemssen who interviewed on board twenty members of the crew and scientists about the research of the oceans. Next year he will produce a documentary performance about the South-Atlantic expedition of the Meteor from 1025-27, based on the interviews.
The project will be realized in cooperation with Das Deutsche Schiffahrtsmuseum Bremerhaven, with the friendly support of das Bundesministeriums für Bildung und Forschung (BMBF) within the context of Wissenschaftsjahre 2016*17 Meere und Ozeane.
Photo: Thomas Wasilewski