South - Ernest Shackleton and the Endurance Expedition (1919) original footage - DVD Shackleton dramatization Kenneth Branagh (2002) - DVD Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure (2001) IMAX dramatization - DVD The Endurance - Shackleton's Legendary Expedition (2000) PBS NOVA, dramatization with original footage - DVD The Heroic Age began when the ship Discovery , under the command of Captain Robert Falcon Scott, set out for Antarctica's McMurdo Sound in August 1901. Melding superb research and the extraordinary expedition photography of Frank Hurley, The Endurance by Caroline Alexander is a stunning work of history, adventure, and art which chronicles "one of the greatest epics of survival in the annals of exploration." The Endurance is a 2000 documentary film directed by George Butler about Ernest Shackleton's legendary Antarctic expedition in 1914. The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition Caroline Alexander, Author, Frank Hurley, Photographer Alfred A Knopf Inc $35 (224p) ISBN 978 … The Endurance was the name of the ship of Shackleton's expedition. The Endurance is a 2000 documentary film directed by George Butler about Ernest Shackleton's legendary Antarctic expedition in 1914. Indeed, Shackleton's greatness as a leader on the Endurance owes much to the sometimes insane suffering of his earlier Antarctic experiences. Watch The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition movie trailer and get the latest cast info, photos, movie review and more on TVGuide.com. Heacox' "Shackleton-The Antarctic Challenge" goes into more detail, and Shackleton's own books "South" and "Heart of the Antarctic" are also must-reads, while Lennard Bickel's "Shackleton's Forgotten Men" chronicles the little-known adventures of the Ross Sea party of the Endurance Expedition.