Jennie’s Ocean Voyage: Short Film Released About 5 Gyres North Atlantic Gyre Expedition by Jeneene Chatowsky

***This is part of a series of personal blog entries by’s founder Jennie R. Romer, which will document her trip to study plastic pollution in the North Atlantic Ocean with The 5 Gyres Institute.*** Here's a short film by Jeneene Chatowsky about the sailing expedition that I in went on with The 5 Gyres Institute in June:

5 Gyres North Atlantic Gyre Expedition from Jeneene Chatowsky on Vimeo.

This film is part of a larger Plastic SEAS documentary series by Ms. Chatowsky that explores the connection between plastic pollution, the seas, and human health. The feature length Plastic SEAS documentary is expected to be released in 2014.


Here is another short film about plastic pollution in the ocean that specifically explores the plight of Laysan albatross plagued by ingestion of plastic trash:

MIDWAY: A Message from the Gyre - a film by Chris Jordan.