THE WAVE

By Roar Uthaug

FACTS

Title: THE WAVE
Original title: BØLGEN
Director: Roar Uthaug
Producers: Martin Sundland, Are Heidenstrøm
Film status: Internationally Premiered
Cast: Kristoffer Joner, Ane Dahl Torp, Jonas Oftebro
Genre: Disaster
Budget EUR: 5.8M
Duration: 105 min
Language: NORWEGIAN
Country of origin: Norway
Production Company: Fantefilm Fiksjon
Scriptwriter: John Kåre Raake, Harald Rosenløw Eeg
Cinematographer: John Christian Rosenlund
Production year: 2015
Editor: Christian Siebenherz
Local release: 28-08-2015

The experienced geologist Kristian Eikfjord has accepted a job offer out of town. He is getting ready to move from the city of Geiranger with his family, when he and his colleagues measure small geological changes in the underground. Kristian gets worried and his worst nightmare is about to come true, when the alarm goes off and the disaster is inevitable. With less than 10 minutes to react, it becomes a race against time in order to save as many as possible including his own family.

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Festival overview

Fantastic Fest USA
2015-09-24

Hamptons Film Festival
2015-10-08

Haugesund Film Festival
2015-08-16

Les Arcs European Film Festival
2015-12-12

London Film Festival
2015-10-07

Nordic Filmdays Lübeck
2015-11-04

Stockholm International Film Festival
2015-11-11

Torino Film Festival
2015-11-20

Toronto International Film Festival
2015-09-10