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Cape to Cape: On a shoestring

Production year: 2009 | 4*58 or 24 | Genres: Lifestyle / Travel
On a Shoestring
Origin country: Norway
Production company: Ekkofilm AS
Original title: Kapp til Kapp
Original language: Norwegian
Formats: SD

In November 2007, two friends set out on the greatest hitch-hiking trip of their lives. Their goal is to get from North Cape, Norway to Cape Town, South Africa: Over 19 000 km, through 24 countries - without any money. "Cape to Cape - on a shoestring" lets the viewer take part in this wild hitchhiking trip. It´s an exciting and inspiring documentary about their journey, and all the people they meet along the road.Is there enough love in the world to get Espen and Matias from Cape to Cape in one piece - Winner of the audience award at the Norwegian Documentary Film Festival, 2009 -

Key creatives:

Directors: Kristian Karlsen, Matias Nordahl Carlsen og Espen Aarsvold:
Kristian og Espen have a bachelor degree in documentary production from the College of Lillehammer, and Matias is now working as a journalist.

This is the second documentary they make about life along the road. The last film, "To China – on a shoestring" was nominated for the best Norwegian television documentary in 2007 and won the audience award at the Norwegian Documentary Film Festival the same year.

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