Feature Documentary / 105 min / HD / 2013

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.


The New York Times - Critic's Pick
The Village Voice - Critic's Pick

OFFICIAL SELECTION:  Hot Docs / BAMcinemaFest / True-False / Viennale / Unknown Pleasures / Visions du Réel (Special Jury Prize for Innovation)