Videographer Stephen Curtain has created a short film with highlights from the 2017 “Depths and Surfaces” conference, which was held in Hobart from 5-7 July 2017. What do humanities and social science researchers do with regard to Antarctica? Why are such disciplines important when considering the future of the southern continent? And what happens when the SCAR Humanities and Social Sciences Expert Group and SCAR History Expert Group members come together for three days to showcase their research? Enjoy!