Along his strenuous journey to the North Pole, a chance encounter forces a fearless explorer to make an impossible decision.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Melinda Bokeli ...
The Explorer's Daughter
Batzorig Chinbayar ...
Allakariallak
Narmandakh Erdenee ...
Ayla
Svein Harry Hauge ...
The Explorer
Marte Tangen ...
The Explorer's Wife
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After burying his last remaining companion, a fearless explorer has to find his way to the North Pole alone, fighting snow-blindness and physical strain. An unexpected encounter forces him to decide between honor and fame in the history books or keeping the moral high ground - a choice which will haunt him the rest of his life. Written by Palm Springs International ShortFest

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20 June 2012 (USA)  »

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The Devil's Ballroom  »

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€35,000 (estimated)
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When director Henrik Martin Dahlsbakken first saw the rushes from the film lab in May 2011, he hated it so much that he had to wait for 6 months before he could even start editing the film. However, Mr. Dahlsbakken is now apparently satisfied with the result. See more »

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