The crew of The Riders of the Arctic. A lot of people cooperated, in his or her unique way. All together makes the documentary as it is today. Made by people, for people. The strongest power on earth.
HILSE DE GROOTE
Belgian documentary maker, Hilse De Groote, decided to start up her own projects. About a year ago she bought film equipment and a one-way plane ticket to Norway. After spending months in this rough but stunning Scandinavian climate, ‘The Riders of the Arctic’ is the very first documentary, introduced to the public.
The British Mel Andrews left England behind, with her partner Nigel, they choose for the Scandinavian climate. Now they own a husky kennel and participate annually in several races. This year, the Finnmarkslopet 1000 km for the first time. After a lot of hard work, Mel is ready for the Arctic.
Petter Karlsson is definitely no Rookie, he participated the Finnmarkslopet 1000 km several times. Together with his wife Angela, he owns a farm and a husky kennel in Sweden. During this edition of the Finnmarkslopet 1000 km, his dream comes true.