Kodiak Scandinavian Culture & Film Fest

Films

May 17, 2017 Events 0

Documentaries about our Scandinavian Heritage

Award-winning documentary and wildlife filmmaker, Stefan Quinth, presents a new series of films from Kodiak, including a short film on Alaska’s first Native bear hunting guide, Larry Matfay.

An introduction to Kodiak


 Bonus Film! – How Great Thou Art


Kodiak’s Scandinavian Sugpiaqs

a film by Stefan Quinth

Part 1 – Mystery of the Homeland

Part 1 – Mystery of the Homeland – featuring Frieda & Emil Norton, Phyllis & Gene Sundberg, Nina & Carl Grönn, Burt Grönn and Meta & Carl Carlson.

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Part 2 – Pride of Scandinavia

Part 2Pride of Scandinavia  featuring Lois Stover, Mary Eyman, June Sargent, Victor Carlsson, Alberta Aga, Clyda & Charles Christensen and Jack Wick
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Part 3 – Scandinavian Kodiak Villagers

Part 3  Scandinavian Kodiak Villagers – featuring Mary & Sven Haakanson Sr., Sven Haakanson Jr., Phyllis Clough, John Nelson, Marcie Orth, Carl Grönn, Betty Nelson, Victoria Woodward, Jerry Johnnson, Harold Christensen, and Carl Christensen.
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Resan Falun – Röros – A Historic Journey with Horse and Sleigh

A film by Stefan Quinth

Saturday November 11, 4:00 – Kodiak Public Library – A film filled with stunning scenery and captivating music about a historic journey from Falun in Sweden to Röros in Norway. Like today’s truck drivers hauling goods across the country, these trail drivers transported goods from Dalarna in Sweden, via the mountain market town, Röros, to the ice free port of Trondheim, Norway and back again.

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Voices of Kodiak

featuring Wanda & DeWitt Fields, Bob Hatcher, Curt Law, Jeanne Shepherd, Buck Burton & Bill Burton.

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Disasters of Kodiak

a film by Stefan Quinth

 

A personal look at the eruption of Novarupta on Katmai in 1912 and the Great Alaskan Earthquake and tsunami of 1964. Featuring Betty Nelson, June & Neil Sargent, Frieda & Emil Norton, Phyllis & Gene Sundberg, Victoria Woodward, Lon White and Bob Hatcher.

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A short interview with Larry Matfay

A film by Stefan Quinth

This interview with Larry Matfay was filmed in Old Harbor in 1988.

 

 


 

Voyage over the Mountain

A film by Stefan Quinth

 

featuring Carl Grönn, Stefan Quinth, George Wilson, Lynda & Ray Williams, Burt Grönn and Carl Grönn, Jr.

Missed the festival? This film is now available at Vimeo Pay Per View.