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Tales of Europe: A Polar Year

adventure, drama | NR | 1hr 49min

Opening at GFC: 08/30/2019

World Cinema

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Synopsis:

As both director and the DP,  Samuel Collardey takes us into a Danish teacher's first year in Tiniteqiilaq, a tiny fishing village in Greenland. Danish Anders Hvidegaard struggles to fit in until he begins to bond with a young Tunumiit boy, Asser, and slowly immerses himself into the indigenous culture and its daily rhythms. With breathtaking cinematography and mostly verite scenes, A Polar Year is a standout documentary that playfully, and smartly, blurs the lines between fiction and non-fiction film making.

Starring:

Anders Hvidegaard, Asser Boassen, Thomasine Jonathansen

Directed By:

Samuel Collardey

Written By:

Samuel Collardey, Catherine Paillé

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