One of the best parts of the ecological/adventure documentary film Degrees South is the soundtrack. It captures the spirit of open, spontaneous and care-free adventure that a /5(35). Jan 22, · This film is raw and if you are a fan of over-produced special effects such as the one star reviewer then don't watch it. Degrees echos other films such as Shelter and Sprout in the sense of adventure, inspiration, and solitude. I have been surfing for 25 years and have recently taken up rock climbing thanks to this film, truly inspiring/10(K). Watch Degrees South - Documentary on DIRECTV. It's available to watch. Adventurer Jeff Johnson retraces a trip to Patagonia undertaken by his heroes, Yvon Chouinard and Doug Tompkins.