A mix of original stock shots in Black and white with material we shot on RED MX.
The film is based on a famous norwegian poem called “Nordmannen” of Ivar Aasen. The poem is better known in Norway as Mellom bakkar og berg, and was published for the first time in the collection of poems calledSymra in 1863.
Some parts of this poem is widely used in Norway, and the two first stanzas were engraved in all Norwegian driving licences from 1998 to 30 June 2008
…It says something about why we still live in this cold, windy, rainy and stormy country.