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A POLAR YEAR

by Samuel Collardey

synopsis

Anders leaves his native Denmark for a teaching position in rural Greenland. As soon as he arrives, he finds himself at odds with tightly-knit locals. Only through a clumsy and playful trial of errors can Anders shake his Euro-centric assumptions and embrace their snow-covered way of life. 

international title: A Polar Year
original title: Une année polaire
country: France
sales agent: Kinology
year: 2017
genre: fiction
directed by: Samuel Collardey
film run: 94'
release date: FR 30/05/2018, CH 30/05/2018, DK 24/05/2018, ES 1/03/2019
screenplay: Samuel Collardey, Catherine Paillé
cast: Anders Hvidegaard, Asser Boassen, Thomasine Jonathansen, Gert Jonathansen, Julius B. Nielsen, Tobias Ignatiussen
cinematography by: Samuel Collardey
film editing: Julien Lacheray
music: Erwann Chandon
producer: Grégoire Debailly
production: Geko Films, France 3 Cinéma
distributor: Ad Vitam, Frenetic Films, SF Studios Denmark, ADSO FILMS
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