The Snow Ball War

The Battle for Survival

Documentary series in 8 episodes developed for NRK1 – Norwegian Broadcasting Coorporation.

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 Documentary serial, Best Directing and Best photo 2011.

First broadcast Tuesday 11. January 2011 – 09.30 PM

English series trailer:

The small town of Vardoe is located on an island high up in arctic Norway. The Barents Sea surrounding the
island is aboundant with fish.
But no fisheries exists in Vardoe and the houses stand empty. The inhabitants are declaring Snow Ball War
to survive.

ABOUT THE SNOW BALL WAR

THE SNOW BALL WAR – EPISODES AND TRAILERS

Production

8 x 39 min HD
1 x 52 min HD int. version

Producers: f(x) productions AS and NRK – Norwegian Broadcasting Coorporation

Producers: Fridtjof Kjaereng, Benedikte Bredesen

Exe. producer NRK: Marie Sjo

Director an photography: Fridtjof Kjaereng

Editors: Fridtjof Kjaereng, Charlotte Kahn, Sverre Galgum, Svein Olav Sandem

Music: Raymond Enoksen

Sound mix: Haakon Lammetun

Graphics: Racecar

Grading and online: Gudmundur Gunnarsson