Feature Documentary / 105 min / HD / 2013
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Hot Docs / BAMcinemaFest / True-False / Viennale / Unknown Pleasures / Visions du Réel (Special Jury Prize for Innovation)
Director / DP: Nick Bentgen
Producer: Lisa Kjerulff
Set against the backdrop of a town’s annual snowmobile race, Northern Light interweaves three captivating stories of recession-era America. As racers and their families pin their hopes to a 500 mile-long test of endurance, small triumphs and giant sacrifices are made along the way.