No.1 Steve the Stuffer

A man of numerous trades and skill-sets, Steve Massum is the chief taxidermist at the Falkland Islands Museum and National Trust in Stanley. He sees his work as a means to bring about awareness and understanding of the plight of animal species in this part of the world. If there was one animal he’d have liked to work on that he hasn’t, it would have been a Bee Hummingbird, but his eyesight, he feels, is past it now.

This is the second of seven videos in our series that capture the uniqueness, the quirkiness and the complexity surrounding the Falkland Islands, while ultimately providing more intimate insight into the islands as a whole. See '51º South: A Prologue' here: Welcome. Click. Explore. Enjoy. (Like this video? Like us on Facebook and we'll update you when the next is out!) (We also tweet)

A Collaboration by : Vern Cummins & Jamie Gallant
Edited by: Christine Wolf
Ass. Edit & MGFX: Caleb Hepler
Post Supervision: JoJo Scheerer
Title Design: Eric Lee
Colorist: Fred Keller
Sound Design & Mix: Dan Kenyon
Music : 'Subway Witch' by Nick DeWitt / Original Music by Beta Petrol.
Music Direction: Eric 'DJ Bunny Ears' Johnson

A very special thank you to:

Steve Massum & The Falkland Islands Museum & National Trust, FIRS, FITV, Lisa Long & Dan Walsh @ Filmworkers Club Chicago, Bryan Ray Turcotte @ Beta Petrol, The Whitehouse Post

Our Partners: The North Face®, Redrock Micro®, Carl Zeiss Lenses® and Land Rover - Chicago®

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