Village at the end of the World

Sarah Gavron, Denmark, 2011

78 min.DK/Documentary

Told over the course of a year, this is the story of every small community across the world. Niaqornat just happens to be in Northwest Greenland, one of the remotest spots on earth. "On the Edge" is a witty, surprising and ultimately feel good portrait of an isolated village consisting of 59 people and 100 sledge dogs, all surviving against the odds.
Basic information Credits
Original title Byen ved verdens ende
Danish title Byen ved verdens ende
Keywords Greenlanders, Fringe areas, Settlement, Living conditions, Greenland, 2010-2019, Niaqornat
Director Sarah Gavron
Producer Al Morrow
Director of Photography David Katznelson
Sound Bobby Hess
Composer Jonas Colstrup
Production country Denmark
Dialogue language Danish,English
TV release 11.03.2013, DR
Online release 15.04.2013, Filmstriben
DFI subsidy Konsulentstøtte
Danish rating Allowed for all
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Production company Met Film Productions, Made in Copenhagen


Direction Sarah Gavron


Producer Al Morrow
Co-producer Helle Faber


Cinematography David Katznelson


Music Jonas Colstrup


Sound Bobby Hess

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