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A short directed by Dane Winn inspired by the true story of Ada Blackjack who was stranded for two years on the Arctic island of Wrangel in the 1920s. To wit:

Stranded on an arctic island with a dying man in 1921, an Alaskan seamstress must overcome her fears of the wilderness and find the strength to survive if she ever hopes to return home to her son.


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Behold: the On The Edge Jacket, designed by Marie Elsa Batteux Flahault.

Should Armageddon dawn, the jacket features a full face mask, flotation devices at the neck and base, water and food hoarding pockets in the lining, bright orange pocket flaps for attracting attention, bandages at the rear and gold foil in the hem to protect the lags from cold.