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12 Ratings

The Flight of the Eagle

Ingenjör Andrées luftfärd

Directed by Jan Troell
Norway, West Germany, 1982


The Swedish 19th century engineer S. A. Andrée sets out to become the first man on the north pole. His idea is to launch a polar expedition using a hydrogen balloon, together with two friends…

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The Flight of the Eagle Directed by Jan Troell

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1982 | Winner: Best Actor (Pasinetti Award)

Academy Awards

1983 | Nominee: Best Foreign Language Film

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