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Slow TV: Salmon Fishing (2012)

This installment in Norway's "Slow TV" phenomenon features footage of salmon fishing on the Gaula River on the opening day of the season.


Thomas Hellum (creator), Håvard Jensen (creator) (as Håvard Jenssen)


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"Salmon River - Minute by Minute" (Lakseelva - minutt for minutt) aired from Thursday May 31, 2012, to Friday June 1, 2012, featuring a 24 hour live transmission on NRK1/NRK2 from Gaula in South-Trøndelag on the opening day of the salmon fishing season. Kicked off with 40 minute build-up on NRK1, followed by about 18 hours of salmon fishing minute by minute on NRK2, then three hour "ordinary" broadcast on NRK1. Approximately 1.6 million Norwegians tuned in. Written by NRK

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31 May 2012 (Norway) See more »

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