The Snow Ball War

The Snow Ball War, broadcast on NRK1, beat the American drama series “Grey`s Anatomy” in the charts and became a huge hit on national TV in Norway. Not fictional, but real drama, it became a cult phenomenom attracting a huge audience. The Snow Ball War won Prix Europa 2011 for Best Television Documentary in Europe. It was also awarded three of the Norwegian National TV Award “Gullruten” for Best Docusoap, Best Directing and Best Photo 2011.

The small town of Vardoe is located on an island high up in arctic Norway. The Barents Sea surrounding the island is abundant with fish. But no fisheries exists in Vardoe and the houses are empty. The inhabitants are declaring Snow Ball War to survive. This unique and entertaining 8 episode documentary series explores why the people of Vardoe still want to live in the arctic, between blizzards and northern lights in the extreme darkness of winter.

Contains 2 DVD`s, PAL – 8 episodes and music form the serial.
The DVD has Norwegian and English subtitles.
Zone free DVD in European/PAL version, also adaptable to some newer DVD-players and computer playback woldwide.

Price NOK 149 + shipping (appr. EURO 18 + shipping/appr. USD 24 + shipping)


The Snow Ball War