Arctic Air | Season 2, Episode 8 | Mar 4, 2013 | 6:33

Rescue on the Ice

Episode 208 of Arctic Air features a dramatic and dangerous rescue from an ice cavern which provided an exciting challenge behind the scenes in recreating the event.

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Arctic Air - Building a Forest FireJan 9, 2013 | 6:21Arctic Air Building a Forest Fire Video
Arctic Air Building a Forest Fire Jan 9, 2013 | 6:21Discover how the Arctic Air team recreated a blazing forest fire through a combination of digital and practical effects.
Arctic Air - Shooting in Cambridge Bay, NWTJan 30, 2013 | 4:39Arctic Air Shooting in Cambridge Bay, NWT Video
Arctic Air Shooting in Cambridge Bay, NWT Jan 30, 2013 | 4:39DEW lines (which stands for Distant Early Warning) are an iconic image of Northern Canada that the Arctic Air team knew they wanted to include in the show, the only problem was planning a shoot way up in Cambridge Bay. To get to Cambridge Bay you have to REALLY want to get up there as the crew would have to fly from Vancouver to Edmonton, Edmonton to Yellowknife, Yellowknife to Kugluktuk and finally Kugluktuk to Cambridge Bay.
Arctic Air - Inside The Tough Guy CompetitionJan 30, 2013 | 6:18Arctic Air Inside The Tough Guy Competition Video
Arctic Air Inside The Tough Guy Competition Jan 30, 2013 | 6:18Alex Paunovic who plays Jim McAllister on Arctic Air is also a former Canadian amateur boxing heavyweight champion which made him the perfect candidate to bring the tough guy competition to screen.
Arctic Air - There's a Polar Bear on Set!Feb 12, 2013 | 6:26Arctic Air There's a Polar Bear on Set! Video
Arctic Air There's a Polar Bear on Set! Feb 12, 2013 | 6:26This episode of Arctic Air featured a very special guest star, the beautiful and talented Agee.
Arctic Air - Making of an AirlineJan 16, 2013 | 4:55Arctic Air Making of an Airline Video
Arctic Air Making of an Airline Jan 16, 2013 | 4:55From DC-3's to a new helicopter, the airline of Arctic Air had to be built from the ground up. Find out how the team brought the fictional airline to life.
Arctic Air - Caitlin Heads Back HomeJan 23, 2013 | 5:04Arctic Air Caitlin Heads Back Home Video
Arctic Air Caitlin Heads Back Home Jan 23, 2013 | 5:04Changing locations from the big city life to a more rustic setting in the woods brought some unique opportunities to explore Caitlin's roots and what it's like to use hunting and trapping methods in harsh environments.
Arctic Air - On Set With Stephen LoboFeb 26, 2013 | 7:18Arctic Air On Set With Stephen Lobo Video
Arctic Air On Set With Stephen Lobo Feb 26, 2013 | 7:18We gave Stephen Lobo who plays Dev a camera and decided to let him do a "man on the street" style doc. Only in this case, the "street" is the set of Arctic Air.
Arctic Air - Rescue on the IceMar 4, 2013 | 6:33Arctic Air Rescue on the Ice Video
Arctic Air Rescue on the Ice Mar 4, 2013 | 6:33Episode 208 of Arctic Air features a dramatic and dangerous rescue from an ice cavern which provided an exciting challenge behind the scenes in recreating the event.
Arctic Air - Making the BandMar 20, 2013 | 5:31Arctic Air Making the Band Video
Arctic Air Making the Band Mar 20, 2013 | 5:31In this episode of Arctic Air, the fictitious band Delilah Fury comes to Yellowknife and end up putting on a rocking performance. The challenge for the Arctic Air team was to bring together a group of actors that could perform and engineer a convincing performance from the manufactured band for the show.
Arctic Air - From Vancouver to YellowknifeMar 27, 2013 | 6:24Arctic Air From Vancouver to Yellowknife VideoClosed Captions available
Arctic Air From Vancouver to Yellowknife Mar 27, 2013 | 6:24Production of Arctic Air takes place in two very different locations. The home base for the production of the show is in Vancouver but there are a lot of elements that need to be shot in Yellowknife to accomplish the true spirit of the north.
Arctic Air - Stunts in the ColdApr 3, 2013 | 5:28Arctic Air Stunts in the Cold Video
Arctic Air Stunts in the Cold Apr 3, 2013 | 5:28For episode 211 of Arctic Air we had to pull off two different outdoor stunts. The problem is that during the time of year we were shooting up North there's only about 6 hours of sunlight. Since a regular day on set is usually 12 hours, we split our crew into two separate units.
Arctic Air - Sound Design of Arctic AirApr 10, 2013 | 6:20Arctic Air Sound Design of Arctic Air Video
Arctic Air Sound Design of Arctic Air Apr 10, 2013 | 6:20Sound design is a very important part for a show that ends up being one of the final element that brings everything together.

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