Íslenska

Challenging the North Atlantic

In May 2013 the rowingboat Audur leaves the harbour in Kristianssand in Norway. Aboard are foru men who are going to attempt to be the first men to row from Norway to Iceland with their bare hands. Already on the first leg of the row the men were seriously challenged both physically and mentally. Bad weather also made it uncertain at times whether this attempt would be succesful.

About the film

  • Type
    Documentary
  • National Premiere Date
    September 9, 2018
  • Length
    98 min.
  • Language
    Icelandic
  • Original Title
    Í kjölfar feðranna
  • International Title
    Challenging the North Atlantic
  • Production Year
    2018
  • Production Countries
    Iceland, Norway
  • Premiere TV Channel
    RÚV
  • Number of Episodes
    2
  • Icelandic Film Centre Grant
    Yes
  • Production Format
    HD cam
  • Aspect Ratio
    16:9
  • Color
    Yes
  • Screening format and subtitles
    DCP

Company Credits

Festivals

  • 2017
    Skjaldborg