Feature film

RED FJORDS

120’

Original language: Basque
English
Spanish

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Synopsis

Year 2015, Iceland abolishes an ancient bill that allowed to kill Basque people. At the beginning of the 17th Century major European cities demands huge amount of whale fat to light its lamps. Basques are the kings in whale hunting and Iceland is one of their fishing grounds. But another king, one who rules Denmark, Norway and Iceland, decides that the Crown should benefit from those energy supplies.  Christian IV dictates an order to kill Basque on sight and seize their possessions. It was the year 1615.

BASQUE PRODUCTION COMPANY

EUSKADI MOVIE AIE

Director: Baltasar Kormákur

Year: 2021

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