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The Arctic Camels (12+)

Norwegian – Mongolian, 2019, colour, 3*25 min.
Director: Karl Emil Rikardsen
When Torarin and his sister Svalin want a horse for riding, their parents buy two Bactrian camels. The family soon discovers that camel training is not for amateurs. Therefore, they take on an expedition to Mongolia, hoping to find a professional camel trainer who will accept an invitation to train their camels in the Arctic Norway. And deep into the Goby desert, they actually find a candidate. But they are not prepared for the Mongolian training methods.


18-22 of September, CoolConnections.ru (section Play)


Karl Emil Rikardsen

Karl Emil Rikardsen

is a producer and director from Harstad, Norway. After studying fisheries economics and philosophy he eventually graduated with a degree in media in 1986. Since then he has produced, directed and edited several documentaries. Among others he co-produced the documentary ATLANTIC which was screened at TIFF 2017.

FILMOGRAPHY

Dear PAL, 1995; Livstid, 1999; Reindeer at War, 2006; Herleik - Free as a bird, 2006; Mogul Girls, 2008; Mogul Girls II, 2011; Salt & Pepper, 2012; Bestemors Bank, 2013; The Arctic Camels, 2019.
Norwegian – Mongolian, 2019, colour, 3*25 min.
Director: Karl Emil Rikardsen
When Torarin and his sister Svalin want a horse for riding, their parents buy two Bactrian camels. The family soon discovers that camel training is not for amateurs. Therefore, they take on an expedition to Mongolia, hoping to find a professional camel trainer who will accept an invitation to train their camels in the Arctic Norway. And deep into the Goby desert, they actually find a candidate. But they are not prepared for the Mongolian training methods.


18-22 of September, CoolConnections.ru (section Play)