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Turf War in No Man's Land
dir. Suvi Andrea Helminen
Denmark, 2009, 70 minutes
Danish, Russian, English with English sub-titles

International Polar Film Festival
Cinéma Impérial, Montréal, Tuesday, April 24, 2012, 9:15 pm
Five countries are trying to make claims to the seabed surrounding the North Pole. Borders have to be drawn and a set of rules has been laid out by the United Nations. The territorial war of today is scientific – it is about collecting the most convincing data. A Danish-Swedish expedition sets out to collect data in the ice sea where no icebreaker has been before, and meets the forces of nature.