I'm liking the look of Werner Herzog's new doc 'Encounters at the End of the World'. Sort of a mix of a standard National Geographic look at Antarctic wildlife and a As-the-World-Turns look at the people who live and work at McMurdo Station.
Over at NPR, David Edelstein reviews the doc along with two others, 'My Winnipeg' and 'Chris & Don'.
There's some cool material at the official site. Here's a trailer: