Long Way North

(Tout en haut du monde)
France/Denmark, 2015, 81 min.
Directed by
Rémi Chayé
Christa Théret, Féodor Atkine, Antony Hickling

Annecy International Animated Film Festival 2015 – Audience Award

Tokyo Anime Award 2016 – Grand Prize

1882, Saint Petersburg. Sasha, a young Russian aristocrat, has always been fascinated by her grandfather’s life as an adventurer. A renowned explorer, he designed a magnificent arctic ship, but he hasn’t returned from his last expedition to the North Pole. To save her family’s honor, Sasha runs away. Headed towards the Great North, she follows her grandfather’s trail in search of his famous ship.