- 1h 58min
- Directed by: Joachim Rønning, Espen Sandberg
- Cast: Pål Sverre Hagen, Anders Baasmo Christiansen, Odd-Magnus Williamson
- UK release: 19 December 2014
- Website: kontikifilm.com
Based on the true story of Thor Heyerdahl (Hagen)'s epic voyage from Peru to Polynesia, undertaken with a small crew on a primitive wooden raft just to prove that it could be done. A sincere, stirring enterprise, with breathtaking images of piercing blue skies, crystal clear waters and bronzed adventurers, if a little on the safe side.
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Kon-Tiki15 Dec 2014
A ripping, Oscar-nominated yarn from Joachim Rønning and Espen Sandberg
Seventy years ago Thor Heyerdahl's epic voyage from Peru to Polynesia was the real-life, high seas equivalent of Interstellar, as daring young men risked their lives on an adventure into the great unknown. Norwegian directors Joachim Rønning and Espen…
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