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A Map for Saturday (2007)

TV-PG | | Documentary | 16 March 2007 (USA)
On a trip around the world, every day feels like Saturday. A MAP FOR SATURDAY reveals a world of long-term, solo travel through the stories of trekkers on four continents. The documentary ... See full summary »

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Brook Silva-Braga
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Cast

Credited cast:
Scott Erikson Scott Erikson ... Himself
Rebecca Filmer Rebecca Filmer ... Herself
Sabrina Hezinger Sabrina Hezinger ... Herself
Kate McNair Kate McNair ... Herself
Yuba Paudel Yuba Paudel ... Himself
Jens Roessler Jens Roessler ... Himself
Brook Silva-Braga Brook Silva-Braga ... Himself
Christian Wessinger Christian Wessinger ... Himself
Kym Willan Kym Willan ... Himself
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On a trip around the world, every day feels like Saturday. A MAP FOR SATURDAY reveals a world of long-term, solo travel through the stories of trekkers on four continents. The documentary finds backpackers helping neglected Thai tsunami victims. It explains why Nepal's guesthouses are empty and Brazil's stoplights are ignored. But at its core, SATURDAY tracks the emotional arc of extreme long-term travelers; teenagers and senior citizens who wondered, "What would it be like to travel the world?" Then did it. Written by Anonymous

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Taglines:

Our Year Around the World

Genres:

Documentary

Certificate:

TV-PG
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Official Sites:

Official site

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 March 2007 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Карта на субботу See more »

Filming Locations:

Argentina See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Earthchild Productions See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Good description of feelings during trips
23 April 2016 | by marcobarbSee all my reviews

In my opinion it's difficult to report any sort of aspects of a trip-movie in one hour and thirty minutes. You've to choice what represent, what kinda of details to describes. Doing a movie about travels it's not so easy, even the most famous ones are oriented to describes some aspects. I gave a rating of 8/10 'cause in this documentary u can see normal people, true feelings and true explanations from different points of view of guys who comes from different nationalities. It broadcast the common desire to see the entire world without being wearisome, u could be one of the guys interviewed,it's a psychological movie that tells the reasons of why some people need to backpack. It could be an inspirational movie for someone who hasn't yet the brave to leave the material world to knowing better himself and the world in which we live. Switch off the TV and BACKPACK!!!


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