HEDTOFT - SHORTFILM
The personal story of the greatest tragedy in Greenlandic maritime history, told by the grandson of one of the 95 passengers who lost their lives on the cold stormy night of January 30th, 1959, when M/S Hans Hedtoft - on its maiden voyage - allegedly hit an iceberg.
The hit song All Hope Abandon by Greenlandic indie-rock band Small Time Giants.
Production status (in post-production):
Thanks to grants from Nordens Intitut i Grønland and equipment from Nordiska Filmskolan this film will see its release sometime during 2020.
Qaqortoq, southern Greenland
12:31 min (current version), 1920x1038/25p, 1.85:1 ratio, stereo
Intent and bio can be found here (PDF).
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