The Journals of Knud Rasmussen
An epic tragedy set in and around Igloolik in the 1920s, as the last great Inuit shaman and his beautiful and headstrong daughter struggle to survive the sweep of civilization that brought Christianity and commerce to the arctic and irrevocably changed Inuit life. Witnesses to their story are Danish ethnographer and explorer Knud Rasmussen and his traveling companions Therkel Mathiassen and Peter Freuchen.
Cast: Jakob Cedergren, Sofie Danielsen, Peter-Henry Arnatsiaq, Kim Bodnia, Leah Angutimarik
Produced by: Zacharias Kunuk, Vibeke Vogel, Elise Lund Larsen
Directed by: Zacharias Kunuk, Norman Cohn
Written by: Zacharias Kunuk, Norman Cohn
Running time: 1hr 52min
|Theaters for 02/20/13|