2018 | Iceland | PG-13 | 98 min.


Central High School Auditorium Thu, Aug 1, 2019 9:00 AM
City Opera House Sat, Aug 3, 2019 9:00 PM
Film Info
Release Year:2018
Runtime:98 min.
Production Country:Iceland
Original Language:Danish
Cast/Crew Info
Director:Joe Penna
Produced by:Bryn Birgisdóttir
Noah C. Haeussner
Christopher Lemole
Tim Zajaros
Screenwriter:Joe Penna
Ryan Morrison
Cinematography:Tómas Örn Tómasson
Editing By:Ryan Morrison
Music By:Joseph Trapanese
Cast:Mads Mikkelsen
Maria Thelma Smáradóttir
Tintrinai Thikhasuk


When a man (Mads Mikkelsen, Hannibal) is left stranded in the Arctic after his plane crashes, and then his long-awaited rescue plane crashes as well, he must make an impossible decision: sit idly by and hope for rescue or leave the relative shelter of the downed aircraft and try to journey across the Arctic with his impaired partner on a sled. With an intense will to survive, the unknown man tackles each obstacle the unforgiving terrain throws at him with a calm proficiency, reflected in the serenely barren Arctic landscape. Facing exhaustion, frostbite, starvation, and polar bears, the breathless and near dialogue-free 98 minutes fly by as this stark and swift survival story leaves you utterly transfixed.