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To the North

To the North

A Feature film by Mihai Mincan

Production year : 2021


    Based on a true story. 1996, open sea. During his shift on a transatlantic ship’s deck, Joel, a religious Filipino sailor, discovers Dumitru, a Romanian stowaway hidden between some containers. If he is spotted by the Taiwanese officers running the vessel, Dumitru is at risk to be thrown overboard. Joel decides to hide him, as a sign of his gratitude towards God. Soon, a dangerous cat and mouse game begins. When his crew, his own friends, even God itself start to turn their backs on him, Joel learns that he has to face his cruel destiny alone.

    Production and distribution (3)

    Co-production :

    Remora Films

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Best Friend Forever (BFF)

    Foreign production companies :

    deFilm, Studio Bauhaus, Screening Emotions, Background Films

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    Foreign Producer :

    Radu Stancu

    Co-producer :

    Cyriac Auriol

    Technical details

    Feature film

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    Coproducer countries :

    Romania (53.99%), France (15.66%), Bulgaria (10.35%), Greece (10.0%), Czech Republic (10.0%)

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    Nationality :

    Minority French (Romania, France, Bulgaria, Greece, Czech Republic)

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    French release :

    Runtime :

    2 h 3 min

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