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Norwegian documentary shares remote waves

Inge Wegge and Jørn Ranum North of the Sun

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Norwegian friends adventure in North of the Sun

Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 30 September, 2013 : - - Inge Wegge and Jørn Ranum spent nine months of cold, Norwegian winter in the isolated and uninhabited bay of a remote, arctic island by the coast of Northern-Norway, facing nothing but the vast Atlantic Ocean.

There they built a cabin out of driftwood and other cast-off materials that washed up on shore, and ate expired food the stores would otherwise have thrown away. But the boys brought with them two items of utmost importance:

Their surfboards - perhaps their biggest motivation for the arctic adventure. Because the remote bay holds a well kept secret; Some of the worlds finest surfing waves.

2012 The Norwegian Documentary Film Festival: Audience Award
2012 The Norwegian Short Film Festival: Honorary Mention - Documentary Films
2012 Canadian Surf Film Festival: Best Film, Best Cinematography
2012 London Surf Film Festival: Best Documentary
2012 Wavescape Surf Film Festival, Cape Town: Best Feature Length Film
2013 Waimea Ocean Film Festival: People's Choice Award, Best Film Ocean Experience
2013 Sheffield Adventure Film Festival: Grand Prize - Gold Award, Spirit Of Adventure - Silver Award
2013 Nord \ Nordwest Surf Skate Film Festival Hamburg: Best Feature Length Film
2013 Dunkirk World Sea Film Festival: Le Prix du Jeune Réalisateur
2013 Pelicam International Film Festival: Best Feature Length Film
2013 Portugese Surf Film Festival: Surf Film Best
2013 Cervino CineMountain International Mountain Film Festival: Premio Vie de Montagne

Source: Wegge Brothers

Author: The Editors

Tags: Wegge Brothers, North of the Sun, Norway

Video: Surfersvillage


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