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The Swedish 19th century engineer S. A. Andrée sets out to become the first man on the north pole. His idea is to launch a polar expedition using a hydrogen balloon, together with two friends. The balloon, "The Eagle", takes off from Svalbard in 1897, but the three men are not heard of again.

  1. Jan Troell

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Original Title Ingenjör Andrées luftfärd

Status Released

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  • August 26, 1982
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Original Language Swedish

Runtime 2h 14m

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