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For some reason I do not understand, the sound control for the video doesn't show up on the view below, at least as it appears on my laptop. However, the sound control does appear if you go full screen. The video is best viewed full screen anyway, IMO. You'll see. So go full screen, crank up the sound a bit if necessary to hear the narrative, and enjoy.
From the film maker: In late December 2013 I visited Wisconsin, the frozen tundra, for my annual family vacation. I didn't know what to expect. And it was surreal. Cold wind. Snow. Icy landscape as far as you can see ... more