„Last Days of the Arctic“

Last Days of the Arctic

Title
Last Days of the Arctic
Language
Dauer
90 min
Director
Magnus Vidar Sigurdsson (Island)
Category
Alpine and foreign cultures
When & Where
Wednesday, 14. Nov. 2012 from 15:00 / Schubertkino-Saal 1       Ticket Order >>
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Description
Ragnar Axelsson, called Rax, is the most celebrated photographer in Iceland. His photographs are a living document of the dying cultures of the far northern, Icelandic farmers, fishermen and the hunters of Greenland. Rax spent his childhood on an isolated farm in Iceland. Already as a child he was enraptured by the interactions between man and nature. He could well have been a hunter himself, he stalks his images and strikes in the opportune moment. A celebration of the photographer and his subjects,