Exclusive: Samuel Goldwyn Films obtained US rights to explorer biopic Amundsen: The Greatest Mission About the epic journeys of the Norwegian adventurer Roald Amundsen to the Antarctic and the North Pole.
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The Norwegian and English film depicts Roald Amundsen’s dream of reaching the North Pole that has haunted him all his life. He is obsessed with the idea of discovering the last uninhabited lands in the world. As he wins the race against Robert Scott and becomes the first man ever to conquer the Antarctic, Amundsen will sacrifice everything to be the first to explore the icy wasteland of the Arctic.
The pic was written by Ravn Lanesskog. Producers are Christian Strand Synkerud, Aspen Horn, and John M. Jacobsen.
Samuel Goldwyn aims to have a theatrical run in March and a VOD release in April. The deal was negotiated by Miles Fineburg on behalf of Samuel Goldwyn and REInvent Studios on behalf of the filmmakers.