The Arctic Camels

The Arctic Camels

film-roll Denmark, Norway, Sweden / Color / 75' / 2019

When Torarin and his sister Svalin want a horse for riding, their parents buy two Bactrian camels. The family soon discovers that camel training is not for amateurs. Therefore, they take on an expedition to Mongolia, hoping to find a professional camel trainer who will accept an invitation to train their camels in the Arctic Norway. And deep into the Goby desert, they actually find a candidate. But they are not prepared for the Mongolian training methods.

5 Dec - 18:00 / Cine Cinema
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Karl Emil Rikardsen

Born in 1957. He is a producer and director from Harstad, Norway. After studying fisheries economics and philosophy he eventually graduated with a degree in media in 1986. Since then he has produced, directed and edited several documentaries. Among others he co-produced the documentary "Atlantic" which was screened at TIFF 2017.

Director
Karl Emil Rikardsen
Screenplay
Karl Emil Rikardson
Cinematography
Viggo Knudsen
Editing
Tell Aulin
Bodil Kjærhauge
Klaus Heinecke
Music
Ville Langfeldt
Jakop Janssønn
Sound Design
Rune Hansen
Film Cast
Torarin
Svalin and family
Producer
Knut Skoglund
Language
Norwegian
English
Mongolian
Filmography
Bestemors Bank (2013)
Salt & Pepper Documentary Series (2012)
Mogul Girls II (2011)
Mogul Girls (2008)
Reindeer at War (2006)
Herleik - Free as a bird Documentary (2006)
Livstid (1999)
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